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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Meridian, MS (MEI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Meridian (Fairbanks International Airport – Meridian Regional Airport) is 3324 miles / 5350 kilometers / 2889 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Meridian (MEI) is 4129 miles / 6645 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Meridian.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Meridian Regional Airport (MEI).

How far is Meridian from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3324.443 miles
  • 5350.173 kilometers
  • 2888.862 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
  • 3319.201 miles
  • 5341.737 kilometers
  • 2884.307 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 Meridian Regional Airport
City: Meridian, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEI
ICAO Code: KMEI
Coordinates: 32°19′57″N, 88°45′6″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Meridian, MS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 373 kg (823 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Meridian (MEI).

Distance:
3324
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3324

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