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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Piedras Negras

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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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