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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Jonesboro, AR (JBR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Jonesboro (Fairbanks International Airport – Jonesboro Municipal Airport) is 3061 miles / 4927 kilometers / 2660 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Jonesboro (JBR) is 3834 miles / 6171 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Jonesboro Municipal Airport (JBR).

How far is Jonesboro from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3061.360 miles
  • 4926.782 kilometers
  • 2660.249 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
  • 3055.695 miles
  • 4917.665 kilometers
  • 2655.327 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 Jonesboro Municipal Airport
City: Jonesboro, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JBR
ICAO Code: KJBR
Coordinates: 35°49′54″N, 90°38′47″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Jonesboro, AR

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 342 kg (753 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Jonesboro (JBR).

Distance:
3061
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3061

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