How far is Rapid City from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Rapid City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2230.108 miles
- 3589.010 kilometers
- 1937.911 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
- 2224.895 miles
- 3580.621 kilometers
- 1933.381 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).
Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) is 4 hours 43 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Rapid City is 2 hours. Rapid City is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Rapid City, SD
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 248 kg (546 pounds).
Fairbanks to Rapid City flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Rapid City (RAP).