# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Kamuela, HI (MUE)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Kamuela (Fairbanks International Airport – Waimea-Kohala Airport) is 3114 miles / 5012 kilometers / 2706 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 23 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Fairbanks to Kamuela.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE).

## How far is Kamuela from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3114.232 miles
• 5011.871 kilometers
• 2706.194 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
• 3117.128 miles
• 5016.532 kilometers
• 2708.710 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 Waimea-Kohala Airport
City: Kamuela, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MUE
ICAO Code: PHMU
Coordinates: 20°0′4″N, 155°40′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Kamuela is 2 hours. Kamuela is 2 hours behind Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 348 kg (767 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Kamuela (MUE).

Distance:
3114
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3114

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