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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Salina, KS (SLN)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Salina (Fairbanks International Airport – Salina Regional Airport) is 2687 miles / 4324 kilometers / 2335 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Salina (SLN) is 3471 miles / 5586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Salina Regional Airport (SLN).

How far is Salina from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2686.829 miles
  • 4324.032 kilometers
  • 2334.790 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
  • 2681.548 miles
  • 4315.533 kilometers
  • 2330.201 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 Salina Regional Airport
City: Salina, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLN
ICAO Code: KSLN
Coordinates: 38°47′27″N, 97°39′7″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Salina, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 297 kg (655 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Salina (SLN).

Distance:
2687
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2687

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