# 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
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
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 2 hours. Kona is 2 hours behind Fairbanks.

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## 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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