# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and La Paz (LAP)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to La Paz (Fairbanks International Airport – La Paz International Airport) is 3273 miles / 5267 kilometers / 2844 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to La Paz (LAP) is 4373 miles / 7037 kilometers and travel time by car is about 82 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and La Paz International Airport (LAP).

## How far is La Paz from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3272.920 miles
• 5267.254 kilometers
• 2844.090 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
• 3272.275 miles
• 5266.216 kilometers
• 2843.529 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 La Paz International Airport
City: La Paz
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: LAP
ICAO Code: MMLP
Coordinates: 24°4′21″N, 110°21′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and La Paz is 2 hours. La Paz is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 367 kg (809 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → La Paz (LAP).

Distance:
3273
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3273

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