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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Liberal, KS (LBL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Liberal (Fairbanks International Airport – Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport) is 2699 miles / 4343 kilometers / 2345 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Liberal (LBL) is 3491 miles / 5618 kilometers and travel time by car is about 63 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Liberal.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport (LBL).

How far is Liberal from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2698.573 miles
  • 4342.932 kilometers
  • 2344.995 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
  • 2693.941 miles
  • 4335.478 kilometers
  • 2340.971 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 Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport
City: Liberal, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBL
ICAO Code: KLBL
Coordinates: 37°2′39″N, 100°57′35″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Liberal, KS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 298 kg (658 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Liberal (LBL).

Distance:
2699
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2699

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