# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Hailey, ID (SUN)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Hailey (Fairbanks International Airport – Friedman Memorial Airport) is 1962 miles / 3157 kilometers / 1705 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Hailey (SUN) is 2814 miles / 4528 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Hailey.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN).

## How far is Hailey from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1961.746 miles
• 3157.124 kilometers
• 1704.711 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
• 1957.884 miles
• 3150.908 kilometers
• 1701.354 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Friedman Memorial Airport
City: Hailey, ID
Country: United States
IATA Code: SUN
ICAO Code: KSUN
Coordinates: 43°30′15″N, 114°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (472 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Hailey (SUN).

Distance:
1962
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1962

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