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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Distance from Fairbanks to Seattle (Fairbanks International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 1533 miles / 2467 kilometers / 1332 nautical miles.

How far is Seattle from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1532.786 miles
  • 2466.780 kilometers
  • 1331.955 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
  • 1529.554 miles
  • 2461.579 kilometers
  • 1329.146 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Seattle is 1 hour. Seattle is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (369 pounds).

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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

Map

Fairbanks to Seattle flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Seattle (SEA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1533

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