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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Jamestown, ND (JMS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Jamestown (Fairbanks International Airport – Jamestown Regional Airport) is 2194 miles / 3532 kilometers / 1907 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Jamestown (JMS) is 2766 miles / 4452 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Jamestown Regional Airport (JMS).

How far is Jamestown from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2194.437 miles
  • 3531.603 kilometers
  • 1906.913 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
  • 2188.521 miles
  • 3522.084 kilometers
  • 1901.773 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 Jamestown Regional Airport
City: Jamestown, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JMS
ICAO Code: KJMS
Coordinates: 46°55′46″N, 98°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Jamestown, ND

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 240 kg (529 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Jamestown (JMS).

Distance:
2194
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2194

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