Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to San Jose.
Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).
How far is San Jose from Fairbanks?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and San Jose. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2173.374 miles
- 3497.707 kilometers
- 1888.611 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
- 2171.046 miles
- 3493.960 kilometers
- 1886.588 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 San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.
San Jose, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 237 kg (523 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fairbanks (FAI) → San Jose (SJC).