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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Midland, TX

 CST

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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