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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Owensboro, KY (OWB)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Owensboro (Fairbanks International Airport – Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport) is 3050 miles / 4909 kilometers / 2651 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Owensboro (OWB) is 3837 miles / 6175 kilometers and travel time by car is about 69 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport (OWB).

How far is Owensboro from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3050.493 miles
  • 4909.292 kilometers
  • 2650.806 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
  • 3044.119 miles
  • 4899.035 kilometers
  • 2645.267 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 Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport
City: Owensboro, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OWB
ICAO Code: KOWB
Coordinates: 37°44′24″N, 87°10′0″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Owensboro, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 340 kg (750 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Owensboro (OWB).

Distance:
3050
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3050

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