# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Lynchburg (Fairbanks International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 3309 miles / 5325 kilometers / 2875 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 4213 miles / 6780 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

## How far is Lynchburg from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3309.041 miles
• 5325.385 kilometers
• 2875.478 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
• 3301.805 miles
• 5313.741 kilometers
• 2869.190 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 371 kg (819 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
3309
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3309

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