# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Philadelphia (Fairbanks International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 3279 miles / 5276 kilometers / 2849 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 4252 miles / 6843 kilometers and travel time by car is about 76 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

## How far is Philadelphia from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3278.523 miles
• 5276.271 kilometers
• 2848.959 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
• 3270.507 miles
• 5263.371 kilometers
• 2841.993 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

Country: United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 368 kg (811 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
3279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3279

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