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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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La Paz

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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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