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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Morgantown, WV

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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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