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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Distance from Fairbanks to Lihue (Fairbanks International Airport – Lihue Airport) is 3003 miles / 4834 kilometers / 2610 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Lihue Airport (LIH) is 6 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Lihue is 1 hour. Lihue is 1 hour behind Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Lihue

Fairbanks, AK

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Lihue, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 340 kg (749 pounds).

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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Map

Fairbanks to Lihue flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lihue (LIH).

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Air miles:
3003
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3003

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