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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Distance from Fairbanks to Phoenix (Fairbanks International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 2638 miles / 4246 kilometers / 2292 nautical miles.

How far is Phoenix from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2638.149 miles
  • 4245.689 kilometers
  • 2292.489 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
  • 2635.439 miles
  • 4241.328 kilometers
  • 2290.134 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Phoenix is 1 hour. Phoenix is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 296 kg (652 pounds).

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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

Fairbanks to Phoenix flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Phoenix (PHX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2638

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