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

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Phoenix (Fairbanks International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 2638 miles / 4246 kilometers / 2292 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Phoenix (PHX) is 3555 miles / 5722 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 14 minutes.

Fairbanks – Phoenix

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2638
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4246
Kilometers
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2292
Nautical miles

How far is Phoenix from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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 to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is 5 hours 29 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fairbanks and Phoenix is 2 hours. Phoenix is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Phoenix generates about 291 kg of CO2 per passenger, 291 kilograms is equal to 642 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Phoenix

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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