# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Gainesville (Fairbanks International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 3671 miles / 5908 kilometers / 3190 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Gainesville (GNV) is 4547 miles / 7318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 80 hours 54 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Gainesville.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

## How far is Gainesville from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3671.277 miles
• 5908.348 kilometers
• 3190.253 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
• 3665.835 miles
• 5899.590 kilometers
• 3185.524 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).

## Airport information

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

B Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Gainesville is 4 hours. Gainesville is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 416 kg (916 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
3671
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3671

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