# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Lansing (Fairbanks International Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 2838 miles / 4567 kilometers / 2466 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Lansing (LAN) is 3612 miles / 5813 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Lansing.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

## How far is Lansing from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2837.740 miles
• 4566.899 kilometers
• 2465.928 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
• 2830.478 miles
• 4555.214 kilometers
• 2459.619 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 Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Lansing is 4 hours. Lansing is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 315 kg (694 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
2838
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2838

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