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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Distance from Fairbanks to Washington D.C. (Fairbanks International Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 3267 miles / 5257 kilometers / 2839 nautical miles.

How far is Washington D.C. from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3266.727 miles
  • 5257.287 kilometers
  • 2838.708 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
  • 3259.072 miles
  • 5244.968 kilometers
  • 2832.056 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 Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 6 hours 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Washington D.C. is 4 hours. Washington D.C. is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 372 kg (820 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 Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Fairbanks to Washington D.C. flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
3267
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3267

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