# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Lancaster (Fairbanks International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 3233 miles / 5203 kilometers / 2810 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Lancaster (LNS) is 4187 miles / 6739 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 46 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

## How far is Lancaster from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3233.148 miles
• 5203.247 kilometers
• 2809.528 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
• 3225.220 miles
• 5190.488 kilometers
• 2802.639 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Lancaster is 4 hours. Lancaster is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 362 kg (799 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
3233
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3233

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