# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Morgantown, WV (MGW)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Morgantown (Fairbanks International Airport – Morgantown Municipal Airport) is 3154 miles / 5076 kilometers / 2741 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Morgantown (MGW) is 4035 miles / 6494 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW).

## How far is Morgantown from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3153.911 miles
• 5075.728 kilometers
• 2740.674 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
• 3146.447 miles
• 5063.716 kilometers
• 2734.188 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 Morgantown Municipal Airport
City: Morgantown, WV
Country: United States
IATA Code: MGW
ICAO Code: KMGW
Coordinates: 39°38′34″N, 79°54′58″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 353 kg (778 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Morgantown (MGW).

Distance:
3154
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3154

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