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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to West Palm Beach (Fairbanks International Airport – Palm Beach International Airport) is 3917 miles / 6303 kilometers / 3403 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to West Palm Beach (PBI) is 4813 miles / 7745 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to West Palm Beach.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

How far is West Palm Beach from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3916.628 miles
  • 6303.203 kilometers
  • 3403.457 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
  • 3911.658 miles
  • 6295.204 kilometers
  • 3399.138 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and West Palm Beach is 4 hours. West Palm Beach is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 446 kg (983 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → West Palm Beach (PBI).

Distance:
3917
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3917

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