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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Shreveport, LA (SHV)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Shreveport (Fairbanks International Airport – Shreveport Regional Airport) is 3173 miles / 5107 kilometers / 2757 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Shreveport (SHV) is 4004 miles / 6444 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV).

How far is Shreveport from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3173.151 miles
  • 5106.691 kilometers
  • 2757.392 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
  • 3168.494 miles
  • 5099.197 kilometers
  • 2753.346 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Shreveport, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 355 kg (783 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Shreveport (SHV).

Distance:
3173
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3173

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