# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Midland, TX (MAF)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Midland (Fairbanks International Airport – Midland International Air and Space Port) is 2976 miles / 4789 kilometers / 2586 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Midland (MAF) is 3766 miles / 6061 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Midland International Air and Space Port (MAF).

## How far is Midland from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2975.555 miles
• 4788.692 kilometers
• 2585.687 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
• 2972.007 miles
• 4782.982 kilometers
• 2582.604 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 Midland International Air and Space Port
City: Midland, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: MAF
ICAO Code: KMAF
Coordinates: 31°56′32″N, 102°12′7″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 331 kg (730 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Midland (MAF).

Distance:
2976
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2976

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