# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Tampa (Fairbanks International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 3767 miles / 6063 kilometers / 3274 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Tampa (TPA) is 4678 miles / 7528 kilometers and travel time by car is about 83 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

## How far is Tampa from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3767.173 miles
• 6062.678 kilometers
• 3273.584 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
• 3762.169 miles
• 6054.623 kilometers
• 3269.235 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Tampa is 4 hours. Tampa is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 427 kg (942 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
3767
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3767

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