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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Wichita (Fairbanks International Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 2760 miles / 4442 kilometers / 2399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Wichita (ICT) is 3560 miles / 5730 kilometers and travel time by car is about 63 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2760.338 miles
  • 4442.333 kilometers
  • 2398.668 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
  • 2755.194 miles
  • 4434.055 kilometers
  • 2394.198 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Wichita is 3 hours. Wichita is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 306 kg (674 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
2760
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2760

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