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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Omaha (Fairbanks International Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 2591 miles / 4169 kilometers / 2251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Omaha (OMA) is 3268 miles / 5260 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Omaha.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

How far is Omaha from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2590.768 miles
  • 4169.437 kilometers
  • 2251.316 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
  • 2584.970 miles
  • 4160.106 kilometers
  • 2246.278 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Omaha, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 286 kg (630 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
2591
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2591

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