# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Fort Myers, FL (RSW)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Fort Myers (Fairbanks International Airport – Southwest Florida International Airport) is 3877 miles / 6240 kilometers / 3369 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Fort Myers (RSW) is 4803 miles / 7730 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).

## How far is Fort Myers from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3877.128 miles
• 6239.633 kilometers
• 3369.132 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
• 3872.394 miles
• 6232.013 kilometers
• 3365.018 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 441 kg (972 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Fort Myers (RSW).

Distance:
3877
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3877

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