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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Ketchikan, AK (KTN)

Distance from Fairbanks to Ketchikan (Fairbanks International Airport – Ketchikan International Airport) is 856 miles / 1377 kilometers / 743 nautical miles.

How far is Ketchikan from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 855.547 miles
  • 1376.870 kilometers
  • 743.450 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
  • 853.288 miles
  • 1373.234 kilometers
  • 741.487 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 Ketchikan International Airport (KTN) is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fairbanks and Ketchikan.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 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 Ketchikan International Airport
City: Ketchikan, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KTN
ICAO Code: PAKT
Coordinates: 55°21′19″N, 131°42′38″W

Map

Fairbanks to Ketchikan flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Ketchikan (KTN).

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Air miles:
856
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
856

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