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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Distance from Fairbanks to Roanoke (Fairbanks International Airport – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 3286 miles / 5289 kilometers / 2856 nautical miles.

How far is Roanoke from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3286.237 miles
  • 5288.686 kilometers
  • 2855.662 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
  • 3279.090 miles
  • 5277.184 kilometers
  • 2849.451 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) is 6 hours 43 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Roanoke

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Roanoke, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 374 kg (825 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

Map

Fairbanks to Roanoke flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Roanoke (ROA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3286
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Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3286

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