# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Piedras Negras (PDS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Piedras Negras (Fairbanks International Airport – Piedras Negras International Airport) is 3224 miles / 5189 kilometers / 2802 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Piedras Negras (PDS) is 4049 miles / 6517 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Piedras Negras.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Piedras Negras International Airport (PDS).

## How far is Piedras Negras from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3224.464 miles
• 5189.272 kilometers
• 2801.982 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
• 3221.469 miles
• 5184.451 kilometers
• 2799.380 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 Piedras Negras International Airport
City: Piedras Negras
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PDS
ICAO Code: MMPG
Coordinates: 28°37′38″N, 100°32′6″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 361 kg (796 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Piedras Negras (PDS).

Distance:
3224
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3224

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