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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Silver City, NM (SVC)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Silver City (Fairbanks International Airport – Grant County Airport) is 2781 miles / 4475 kilometers / 2416 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Silver City (SVC) is 3651 miles / 5876 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Silver City.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Grant County Airport (SVC).

How far is Silver City from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2780.792 miles
  • 4475.251 kilometers
  • 2416.442 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
  • 2777.801 miles
  • 4470.437 kilometers
  • 2413.843 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 Grant County Airport
City: Silver City, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SVC
ICAO Code: KSVC
Coordinates: 32°38′11″N, 108°9′21″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Silver City, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 308 kg (679 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Silver City (SVC).

Distance:
2781
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2781

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