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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Kona (Fairbanks International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 3134 miles / 5044 kilometers / 2724 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path from Fairbanks to Kona.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3134.286 miles
  • 5044.145 kilometers
  • 2723.620 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
  • 3137.250 miles
  • 5048.915 kilometers
  • 2726.196 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Kona is 1 hour. Kona is 1 hour behind Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 350 kg (772 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
3134
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3134

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