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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Highfill, AR (XNA)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Highfill (Fairbanks International Airport – Northwest Arkansas National Airport) is 2930 miles / 4715 kilometers / 2546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Highfill (XNA) is 3665 miles / 5898 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Northwest Arkansas National Airport (XNA).

How far is Highfill from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2929.815 miles
  • 4715.080 kilometers
  • 2545.939 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
  • 2924.512 miles
  • 4706.545 kilometers
  • 2541.331 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Northwest Arkansas National Airport
City: Highfill, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: XNA
ICAO Code: KXNA
Coordinates: 36°16′54″N, 94°18′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Highfill is 3 hours. Highfill is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Highfill, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 326 kg (718 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Highfill (XNA).

Distance:
2930
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2930

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