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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Greensboro, NC (GSO)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Greensboro (Fairbanks International Airport – Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport) is 3359 miles / 5406 kilometers / 2919 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Greensboro (GSO) is 4217 miles / 6787 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Greensboro.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO).

How far is Greensboro from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3359.068 miles
  • 5405.896 kilometers
  • 2918.950 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
  • 3352.106 miles
  • 5394.691 kilometers
  • 2912.900 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport
City: Greensboro, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GSO
ICAO Code: KGSO
Coordinates: 36°5′52″N, 79°56′14″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Greensboro, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 377 kg (832 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Greensboro (GSO).

Distance:
3359
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3359

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