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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Distance from Fairbanks to Grand Canyon (Fairbanks International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 2477 miles / 3986 kilometers / 2152 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Canyon from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Grand Canyon. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2477.028 miles
  • 3986.391 kilometers
  • 2152.479 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2473.879 miles
  • 3981.322 kilometers
  • 2149.742 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN) is 5 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Grand Canyon is 1 hour. Grand Canyon is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Grand Canyon

Fairbanks, AK

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Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (610 pounds).

Airport information


A Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W

Fairbanks to Grand Canyon flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2477

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