Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Lubbock.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Lubbock is 3 hours. Lubbock is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 320 kg (705 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Lubbock (LBB).