# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Traverse City (Fairbanks International Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 2699 miles / 4344 kilometers / 2345 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Traverse City (TVC) is 3670 miles / 5906 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

## How far is Traverse City from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2698.970 miles
• 4343.571 kilometers
• 2345.341 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
• 2691.669 miles
• 4331.821 kilometers
• 2338.996 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 Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 299 kg (658 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Traverse City (TVC).

Distance:
2699
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2699

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