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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 67 hours 3 minutes.

Fairbanks – Liberal

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2699
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4343
Kilometers
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2345
Nautical miles

How far is Liberal from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks to Liberal is 5 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Fairbanks time to Liberal time converter

Time in Fairbanks: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Liberal: 00:00

Current local times

Fairbanks, AK

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Liberal, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Liberal generates about 298 kg of CO2 per passenger, 298 kilograms is equal to 658 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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