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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Sheridan, WY (SHR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Sheridan (Fairbanks International Airport – Sheridan County Airport) is 2080 miles / 3347 kilometers / 1807 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Sheridan (SHR) is 2679 miles / 4312 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Sheridan County Airport (SHR).

How far is Sheridan from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2079.858 miles
  • 3347.207 kilometers
  • 1807.347 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
  • 2075.050 miles
  • 3339.469 kilometers
  • 1803.169 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 Sheridan County Airport
City: Sheridan, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHR
ICAO Code: KSHR
Coordinates: 44°46′9″N, 106°58′48″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Sheridan is 2 hours. Sheridan is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Sheridan, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 226 kg (499 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Sheridan (SHR).

Distance:
2080
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2080

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