# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Madison, WI (MSN)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Madison (Fairbanks International Airport – Dane County Regional Airport) is 2677 miles / 4309 kilometers / 2327 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Madison (MSN) is 3352 miles / 5395 kilometers and travel time by car is about 60 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).

## How far is Madison from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2677.449 miles
• 4308.937 kilometers
• 2326.640 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
• 2670.703 miles
• 4298.080 kilometers
• 2320.778 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 Dane County Regional Airport
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSN
ICAO Code: KMSN
Coordinates: 43°8′23″N, 89°20′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 296 kg (653 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
2677
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2677

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