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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Nome, AK (OME)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Nome (Fairbanks International Airport – Nome Airport) is 521 miles / 838 kilometers / 453 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Nome (OME) is 795 miles / 1279 kilometers and travel time by car is about 90 hours 45 minutes.

Fairbanks – Nome

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521
Miles
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838
Kilometers
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453
Nautical miles

How far is Nome from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 520.808 miles
  • 838.159 kilometers
  • 452.570 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
  • 518.803 miles
  • 834.932 kilometers
  • 450.827 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport to Nome Airport is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Fairbanks and Nome.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Nome generates about 102 kg of CO2 per passenger, 102 kilograms is equal to 224 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Nome

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Nome Airport (OME).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W