# 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: 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.

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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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