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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and La Crosse, WI (LSE)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to La Crosse (Fairbanks International Airport – La Crosse Regional Airport) is 2580 miles / 4152 kilometers / 2242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to La Crosse (LSE) is 3245 miles / 5222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to La Crosse.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).

How far is La Crosse from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2579.669 miles
  • 4151.575 kilometers
  • 2241.671 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
  • 2573.084 miles
  • 4140.978 kilometers
  • 2235.949 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B La Crosse Regional Airport
City: La Crosse, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LSE
ICAO Code: KLSE
Coordinates: 43°52′44″N, 91°15′24″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

La Crosse, WI

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 284 kg (627 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → La Crosse (LSE).

Distance:
2580
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2580

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