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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Joplin, MO (JLN)

Distance from Fairbanks to Joplin (Fairbanks International Airport – Joplin Regional Airport) is 2873 miles / 4623 kilometers / 2496 nautical miles.

How far is Joplin from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2872.872 miles
  • 4623.440 kilometers
  • 2496.458 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
  • 2867.454 miles
  • 4614.720 kilometers
  • 2491.750 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Joplin Regional Airport (JLN) is 5 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Joplin, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 324 kg (714 pounds).

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 Joplin Regional Airport
City: Joplin, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JLN
ICAO Code: KJLN
Coordinates: 37°9′6″N, 94°29′53″W

Fairbanks to Joplin flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Joplin Regional Airport (JLN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Joplin (JLN).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2873
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2873

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