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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Mobile, AL (MOB)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Mobile (Fairbanks International Airport – Mobile Regional Airport) is 3438 miles / 5533 kilometers / 2987 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Mobile (MOB) is 4310 miles / 6936 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Mobile.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Mobile Regional Airport (MOB).

How far is Mobile from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3437.839 miles
  • 5532.665 kilometers
  • 2987.400 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
  • 3432.884 miles
  • 5524.691 kilometers
  • 2983.094 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 Mobile Regional Airport
City: Mobile, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOB
ICAO Code: KMOB
Coordinates: 30°41′28″N, 88°14′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Mobile, AL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 387 kg (853 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Mobile (MOB).

Distance:
3438
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3438

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