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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Castlegar (YCG)

Distance from Fairbanks to Castlegar (Fairbanks International Airport – West Kootenay Regional Airport) is 1538 miles / 2476 kilometers / 1337 nautical miles.

How far is Castlegar from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1538.223 miles
  • 2475.529 kilometers
  • 1336.679 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
  • 1534.415 miles
  • 2469.402 kilometers
  • 1333.370 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 (FAI) to West Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Castlegar is 1 hour. Castlegar is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

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 West Kootenay Regional Airport
City: Castlegar
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YCG
ICAO Code: CYCG
Coordinates: 49°17′47″N, 117°37′55″W

Fairbanks to Castlegar flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and West Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Castlegar (YCG).

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Air miles:
1538
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1538

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