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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Hilo, HI (ITO)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Hilo (Fairbanks International Airport – Hilo International Airport) is 3130 miles / 5038 kilometers / 2720 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path from Fairbanks to Hilo.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Hilo International Airport (ITO).

How far is Hilo from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3130.255 miles
  • 5037.657 kilometers
  • 2720.117 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
  • 3133.255 miles
  • 5042.486 kilometers
  • 2722.724 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 Hilo International Airport
City: Hilo, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ITO
ICAO Code: PHTO
Coordinates: 19°43′17″N, 155°2′52″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Hilo is 1 hour. Hilo is 1 hour behind Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Hilo, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 350 kg (771 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Hilo (ITO).

Distance:
3130
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3130

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