# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and San Antonio, TX (SAT)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to San Antonio (Fairbanks International Airport – San Antonio International Airport) is 3223 miles / 5187 kilometers / 2801 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to San Antonio (SAT) is 4030 miles / 6486 kilometers and travel time by car is about 72 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and San Antonio International Airport (SAT).

## How far is San Antonio from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3223.185 miles
• 5187.214 kilometers
• 2800.872 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
• 3219.726 miles
• 5181.647 kilometers
• 2797.866 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 San Antonio International Airport
City: San Antonio, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: SAT
ICAO Code: KSAT
Coordinates: 29°32′1″N, 98°28′11″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and San Antonio is 3 hours. San Antonio is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 361 kg (796 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → San Antonio (SAT).

Distance:
3223
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3223

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