Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Lincoln.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).
How far is Lincoln from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Lincoln. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2592.042 miles
- 4171.488 kilometers
- 2252.423 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
- 2586.397 miles
- 4162.402 kilometers
- 2247.517 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 Lincoln is 3 hours. Lincoln is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 286 kg (630 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Lincoln (LNK).