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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Tupelo, MS

 CST

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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3208

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