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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Ottawa (YOW)

Distance from Fairbanks to Ottawa (Fairbanks International Airport – Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport) is 2958 miles / 4761 kilometers / 2571 nautical miles.

How far is Ottawa from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2958.167 miles
  • 4760.709 kilometers
  • 2570.577 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
  • 2949.725 miles
  • 4747.122 kilometers
  • 2563.241 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 Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW) is 6 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Ottawa is 4 hours. Ottawa is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 334 kg (737 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 Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport
City: Ottawa
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YOW
ICAO Code: CYOW
Coordinates: 45°19′20″N, 75°40′9″W

Fairbanks to Ottawa flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Ottawa (YOW).

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Air miles:
2958
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2958

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