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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Wales (Fairbanks International Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 588 miles / 947 kilometers / 511 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Wales (WAA) is 843 miles / 1357 kilometers and travel time by car is about 107 hours 7 minutes.

Fairbanks – Wales

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588
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947
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511
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How far is Wales from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 588.486 miles
  • 947.076 kilometers
  • 511.380 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
  • 586.210 miles
  • 943.414 kilometers
  • 509.403 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport to Wales Airport (Alaska) is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Fairbanks and Wales.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fairbanks to Wales generates about 111 kg of CO2 per passenger, 111 kilograms is equal to 245 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Wales

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W