Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Grand Forks.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Grand Forks International Airport (GFK).
How far is Grand Forks from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Grand Forks. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2183.112 miles
- 3513.377 kilometers
- 1897.072 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
- 2176.976 miles
- 3503.504 kilometers
- 1891.741 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Grand Forks is 3 hours. Grand Forks is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Grand Forks, ND
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 238 kg (526 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Grand Forks (GFK).