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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Norfolk (Fairbanks International Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 3423 miles / 5508 kilometers / 2974 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Norfolk (ORF) is 4378 miles / 7046 kilometers and travel time by car is about 78 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

How far is Norfolk from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3422.733 miles
  • 5508.355 kilometers
  • 2974.274 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
  • 3415.222 miles
  • 5496.267 kilometers
  • 2967.747 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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Norfolk is 4 hours. Norfolk is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Norfolk, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 385 kg (849 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Norfolk (ORF).

Distance:
3423
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3423

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