# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Harrisburg (Fairbanks International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 3215 miles / 5174 kilometers / 2794 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Harrisburg (MDT) is 4160 miles / 6695 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

## How far is Harrisburg from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3215.275 miles
• 5174.484 kilometers
• 2793.998 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
• 3207.391 miles
• 5161.796 kilometers
• 2787.147 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 360 kg (794 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
3215
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3215

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