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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Yakima, WA (YKM)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Yakima (Fairbanks International Airport – Yakima Air Terminal) is 1627 miles / 2618 kilometers / 1414 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Yakima (YKM) is 2387 miles / 3841 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Yakima Air Terminal (YKM).

How far is Yakima from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1626.656 miles
  • 2617.849 kilometers
  • 1413.526 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
  • 1623.276 miles
  • 2612.409 kilometers
  • 1410.588 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 Yakima Air Terminal
City: Yakima, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YKM
ICAO Code: KYKM
Coordinates: 46°34′5″N, 120°32′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKDT

Yakima, WA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (414 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Yakima (YKM).

Distance:
1627
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1627

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