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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Tampa, FL

 EST

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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