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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Distance from Fairbanks to Raleigh (Fairbanks International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 3406 miles / 5481 kilometers / 2960 nautical miles.

How far is Raleigh from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3405.903 miles
  • 5481.269 kilometers
  • 2959.648 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
  • 3398.844 miles
  • 5469.909 kilometers
  • 2953.515 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) is 6 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Raleigh is 4 hours. Raleigh is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Raleigh

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Raleigh, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 389 kg (857 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport
City: Raleigh, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

Map

Fairbanks to Raleigh flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Raleigh (RDU).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3406

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