Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2464.564 miles
- 3966.331 kilometers
- 2141.648 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
- 2462.450 miles
- 3962.929 kilometers
- 2139.811 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (598 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Los Angeles (LAX).