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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to San Luis Obispo (Fairbanks International Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 2336 miles / 3759 kilometers / 2030 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 3273 miles / 5267 kilometers and travel time by car is about 60 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2335.888 miles
  • 3759.247 kilometers
  • 2029.831 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
  • 2333.770 miles
  • 3755.839 kilometers
  • 2027.991 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 San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and San Luis Obispo is 1 hour. San Luis Obispo is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 256 kg (565 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
2336
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2336

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