# 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
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
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.

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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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2930

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