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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Fort Myers, FL

 EST

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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3877

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