# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Melbourne (Fairbanks International Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 3815 miles / 6139 kilometers / 3315 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Melbourne (MLB) is 4721 miles / 7597 kilometers and travel time by car is about 83 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

## How far is Melbourne from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3814.586 miles
• 6138.981 kilometers
• 3314.785 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
• 3809.326 miles
• 6130.516 kilometers
• 3310.214 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 433 kg (955 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
3815
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3815

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