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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Wilmington, NC (ILM)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Wilmington (Fairbanks International Airport – Wilmington International Airport) is 3527 miles / 5675 kilometers / 3065 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Wilmington (ILM) is 4424 miles / 7119 kilometers and travel time by car is about 79 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Wilmington International Airport (ILM).

How far is Wilmington from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3526.590 miles
  • 5675.496 kilometers
  • 3064.522 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
  • 3519.704 miles
  • 5664.414 kilometers
  • 3058.539 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 Wilmington International Airport
City: Wilmington, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILM
ICAO Code: KILM
Coordinates: 34°16′14″N, 77°54′9″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Wilmington, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 398 kg (877 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Wilmington (ILM).

Distance:
3527
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3527

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