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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Jackson, WY (JAC)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Jackson (Fairbanks International Airport – Jackson Hole Airport) is 2047 miles / 3294 kilometers / 1778 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Jackson (JAC) is 2694 miles / 4336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Jackson Hole Airport (JAC).

How far is Jackson from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2046.626 miles
  • 3293.726 kilometers
  • 1778.470 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
  • 2042.348 miles
  • 3286.840 kilometers
  • 1774.752 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 Jackson Hole Airport
City: Jackson, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAC
ICAO Code: KJAC
Coordinates: 43°36′26″N, 110°44′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Jackson is 2 hours. Jackson is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Jackson, WY

 MDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (491 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Jackson (JAC).

Distance:
2047
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2047

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