# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to North Platte (Fairbanks International Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 2465 miles / 3967 kilometers / 2142 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to North Platte (LBF) is 3221 miles / 5183 kilometers and travel time by car is about 57 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to North Platte.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

## How far is North Platte from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2464.928 miles
• 3966.917 kilometers
• 2141.964 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
• 2459.716 miles
• 3958.529 kilometers
• 2137.435 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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (598 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → North Platte (LBF).

Distance:
2465
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2465

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