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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Monterey, CA (MRY)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Monterey (Fairbanks International Airport – Monterey Regional Airport) is 2225 miles / 3581 kilometers / 1934 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Monterey (MRY) is 3155 miles / 5077 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Monterey Regional Airport (MRY).

How far is Monterey from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2225.069 miles
  • 3580.902 kilometers
  • 1933.532 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
  • 2222.850 miles
  • 3577.330 kilometers
  • 1931.604 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 Monterey Regional Airport
City: Monterey, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MRY
ICAO Code: KMRY
Coordinates: 36°35′13″N, 121°50′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Monterey is 1 hour. Monterey is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Monterey, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 243 kg (536 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Monterey (MRY).

Distance:
2225
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2225

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