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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Pensacola, FL (PNS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Pensacola (Fairbanks International Airport – Pensacola International Airport) is 3481 miles / 5603 kilometers / 3025 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Pensacola (PNS) is 4332 miles / 6972 kilometers and travel time by car is about 78 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Pensacola.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Pensacola International Airport (PNS).

How far is Pensacola from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3481.371 miles
  • 5602.724 kilometers
  • 3025.229 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
  • 3476.338 miles
  • 5594.623 kilometers
  • 3020.855 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 Pensacola International Airport
City: Pensacola, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNS
ICAO Code: KPNS
Coordinates: 30°28′24″N, 87°11′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Pensacola, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 392 kg (865 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Pensacola (PNS).

Distance:
3481
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3481

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