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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Distance from Fairbanks to Lubbock (Fairbanks International Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 2880 miles / 4635 kilometers / 2503 nautical miles.

How far is Lubbock from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2879.945 miles
  • 4634.822 kilometers
  • 2502.604 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
  • 2876.006 miles
  • 4628.483 kilometers
  • 2499.181 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) is 5 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Lubbock is 3 hours. Lubbock is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Lubbock

Fairbanks, AK

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Lubbock, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 325 kg (716 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Map

Fairbanks to Lubbock flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lubbock (LBB).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2880

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