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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Jackson (Fairbanks International Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 3125 miles / 5029 kilometers / 2716 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Jackson (MKL) is 3951 miles / 6359 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 18 minutes.

Fairbanks – Jackson

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3125
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5029
Kilometers
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2716
Nautical miles

How far is Jackson from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3125.136 miles
  • 5029.418 kilometers
  • 2715.669 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
  • 3119.304 miles
  • 5020.034 kilometers
  • 2710.601 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).

How long does it take to fly from Fairbanks to Jackson?

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport to McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport is 6 hours 25 minutes.

What is the time difference between Fairbanks and Jackson?

The time difference between Fairbanks and Jackson is 3 hours. Jackson is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Fairbanks time to Jackson time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL)

On average flying from Fairbanks to Jackson generates about 349 kg of CO2 per passenger, 349 kilograms is equal to 770 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Jackson

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport
City: Jackson, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKL
ICAO Code: KMKL
Coordinates: 35°35′59″N, 88°54′56″W