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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Minot, ND (MOT)

Distance from Fairbanks to Minot (Fairbanks International Airport – Minot International Airport) is 2047 miles / 3294 kilometers / 1779 nautical miles.

How far is Minot from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2046.952 miles
  • 3294.250 kilometers
  • 1778.753 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
  • 2041.284 miles
  • 3285.127 kilometers
  • 1773.827 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Minot International Airport (MOT) is 4 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
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Fairbanks, AK

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Minot, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 226 kg (499 pounds).

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 Minot International Airport
City: Minot, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOT
ICAO Code: KMOT
Coordinates: 48°15′33″N, 101°16′47″W

Map

Fairbanks to Minot flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Minot (MOT).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2047

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