# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Tucson (Fairbanks International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 2746 miles / 4420 kilometers / 2387 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Tucson (TUS) is 3672 miles / 5909 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

## How far is Tucson from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2746.405 miles
• 4419.910 kilometers
• 2386.561 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
• 2743.839 miles
• 4415.781 kilometers
• 2384.331 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 304 kg (670 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Tucson (TUS).

Distance:
2746
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2746

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