# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Tupelo, MS (TUP)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Tupelo (Fairbanks International Airport – Tupelo Regional Airport) is 3208 miles / 5163 kilometers / 2788 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Tupelo (TUP) is 3997 miles / 6433 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Tupelo Regional Airport (TUP).

## How far is Tupelo from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3208.310 miles
• 5163.274 kilometers
• 2787.945 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
• 3202.696 miles
• 5154.239 kilometers
• 2783.067 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 Tupelo Regional Airport
City: Tupelo, MS
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUP
ICAO Code: KTUP
Coordinates: 34°16′5″N, 88°46′11″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 359 kg (792 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Tupelo (TUP).

Distance:
3208
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3208

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