# 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
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
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.

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## 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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