# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Mexicali (Fairbanks International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 2616 miles / 4210 kilometers / 2273 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Mexicali (MXL) is 3627 miles / 5837 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

## How far is Mexicali from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2616.032 miles
• 4210.096 kilometers
• 2273.270 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
• 2613.837 miles
• 4206.563 kilometers
• 2271.362 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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 289 kg (637 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Mexicali (MXL).

Distance:
2616
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2616

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