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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Pierre, SD (PIR)

Distance from Fairbanks to Pierre (Fairbanks International Airport – Pierre Regional Airport) is 2289 miles / 3684 kilometers / 1989 nautical miles.

How far is Pierre from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2289.438 miles
  • 3684.494 kilometers
  • 1989.468 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
  • 2283.872 miles
  • 3675.537 kilometers
  • 1984.631 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 Pierre Regional Airport (PIR) is 4 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
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Fairbanks, AK

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Pierre, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 255 kg (562 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 Pierre Regional Airport
City: Pierre, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIR
ICAO Code: KPIR
Coordinates: 44°22′57″N, 100°17′9″W

Map

Fairbanks to Pierre flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Pierre (PIR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2289

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