# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Kansas City (Fairbanks International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 2741 miles / 4411 kilometers / 2382 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Kansas City (MCI) is 3431 miles / 5521 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

## How far is Kansas City from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2740.800 miles
• 4410.890 kilometers
• 2381.690 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
• 2735.102 miles
• 4401.720 kilometers
• 2376.739 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 303 kg (669 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Kansas City (MCI).

Distance:
2741
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2741

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