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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Islip, NY (ISP)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Islip (Fairbanks International Airport – Long Island MacArthur Airport) is 3288 miles / 5292 kilometers / 2857 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Islip (ISP) is 4345 miles / 6992 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP).

How far is Islip from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3288.338 miles
  • 5292.067 kilometers
  • 2857.488 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
  • 3279.983 miles
  • 5278.622 kilometers
  • 2850.228 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 Long Island MacArthur Airport
City: Islip, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ISP
ICAO Code: KISP
Coordinates: 40°47′42″N, 73°6′0″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Islip, NY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 369 kg (813 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Islip (ISP).

Distance:
3288
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3288

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