# 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
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
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.

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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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