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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Grand Rapids, MI (GRR)

Distance from Fairbanks to Grand Rapids (Fairbanks International Airport – Gerald R. Ford International Airport) is 2804 miles / 4513 kilometers / 2437 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Rapids from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2804.400 miles
  • 4513.244 kilometers
  • 2436.957 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
  • 2797.237 miles
  • 4501.716 kilometers
  • 2430.732 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 Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) is 5 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Grand Rapids

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Grand Rapids, MI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 316 kg (696 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 Gerald R. Ford International Airport
City: Grand Rapids, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRR
ICAO Code: KGRR
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N, 85°31′22″W

Map

Fairbanks to Grand Rapids flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Grand Rapids (GRR).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2804

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