# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Monroe, LA (MLU)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Monroe (Fairbanks International Airport – Monroe Regional Airport) is 3220 miles / 5182 kilometers / 2798 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Monroe (MLU) is 4072 miles / 6554 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Monroe Regional Airport (MLU).

## How far is Monroe from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3219.774 miles
• 5181.724 kilometers
• 2797.907 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
• 3214.890 miles
• 5173.863 kilometers
• 2793.663 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 Monroe Regional Airport
City: Monroe, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: MLU
ICAO Code: KMLU
Coordinates: 32°30′39″N, 92°2′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 361 kg (795 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Monroe (MLU).

Distance:
3220
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3220

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