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).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fairbanks and Seattle is 1 hour. Seattle is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (400 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → Seattle (SEA).