Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Rochester.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Rochester International Airport (RST).
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)
- 2541.579 miles
- 4090.275 kilometers
- 2208.572 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
- 2535.137 miles
- 4079.908 kilometers
- 2202.974 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Rochester is 3 hours. Rochester is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 280 kg (617 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Rochester (RST).