Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Chevak, AK (VAK)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Chevak (Fairbanks International Airport – Chevak Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Chevak (VAK) is 806 miles / 1297 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Chevak.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Chevak Airport (VAK).

How far is Chevak from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 597.075 miles
• 960.899 kilometers
• 518.844 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
• 594.935 miles
• 957.455 kilometers
• 516.984 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 Chevak Airport
City: Chevak, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: VAK
ICAO Code: PAVA
Coordinates: 61°32′1″N, 165°35′2″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fairbanks and Chevak.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Chevak (VAK).

Distance:
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Elite level bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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