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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Lynchburg, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
3309
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3309

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