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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Springfield, MO (SGF)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Springfield (Fairbanks International Airport – Springfield–Branson National Airport) is 2899 miles / 4666 kilometers / 2519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Springfield (SGF) is 3614 miles / 5816 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Springfield.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Springfield–Branson National Airport (SGF).

How far is Springfield from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2899.043 miles
  • 4665.557 kilometers
  • 2519.199 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
  • 2893.478 miles
  • 4656.602 kilometers
  • 2514.364 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 Springfield–Branson National Airport
City: Springfield, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGF
ICAO Code: KSGF
Coordinates: 37°14′44″N, 93°23′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Springfield, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 327 kg (721 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Springfield (SGF).

Distance:
2899
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2899

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