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

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Seattle (Fairbanks International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 1533 miles / 2467 kilometers / 1332 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Seattle (SEA) is 2261 miles / 3639 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 18 minutes.

Fairbanks – Seattle

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1533
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2467
Kilometers
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1332
Nautical miles

How far is Seattle from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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 to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Fairbanks to Seattle generates about 182 kg of CO2 per passenger, 182 kilograms is equal to 400 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Seattle

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Fairbanks (FAI) to Seattle (SEA)

Alaska Airlines