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

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Joplin (Fairbanks International Airport – Joplin Regional Airport) is 2873 miles / 4623 kilometers / 2496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Joplin (JLN) is 3592 miles / 5781 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 9 minutes.

Fairbanks – Joplin

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2873
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4623
Kilometers
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2496
Nautical miles

How far is Joplin from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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 to Joplin 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.

Fairbanks time to Joplin time converter

Time in Fairbanks: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Joplin: 00:00

Current local times

Fairbanks, AK

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Joplin, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Joplin generates about 319 kg of CO2 per passenger, 319 kilograms is equal to 703 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Joplin

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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