# 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
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
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.

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## 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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