# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Rochester, NY (ROC)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Rochester (Fairbanks International Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 3022 miles / 4864 kilometers / 2626 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Rochester (ROC) is 4001 miles / 6439 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC).

## How far is Rochester from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3022.442 miles
• 4864.148 kilometers
• 2626.430 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
• 3014.373 miles
• 4851.162 kilometers
• 2619.418 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 Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 342 kg (754 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Rochester (ROC).

Distance:
3022
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3022

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