Map of flight path from Fairbanks to Lihue.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lihue Airport (LIH).
How far is Lihue from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Lihue. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3003.442 miles
- 4833.571 kilometers
- 2609.919 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
- 3005.605 miles
- 4837.052 kilometers
- 2611.799 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 Lihue is 1 hour. Lihue is 1 hour behind Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 335 kg (738 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Lihue (LIH).