# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Oakland (Fairbanks International Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 2145 miles / 3451 kilometers / 1864 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Oakland (OAK) is 3058 miles / 4922 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

## How far is Oakland from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2144.535 miles
• 3451.295 kilometers
• 1863.550 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
• 2142.184 miles
• 3447.510 kilometers
• 1861.507 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 Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (516 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Oakland (OAK).

Distance:
2145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2145

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