Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Minneapolis.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).
How far is Minneapolis from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Minneapolis. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2466.238 miles
- 3969.026 kilometers
- 2143.103 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
- 2459.808 miles
- 3958.677 kilometers
- 2137.515 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).
|A||Fairbanks International Airport|
|B||Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Minneapolis is 3 hours. Minneapolis is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (598 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Minneapolis (MSP).