Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Pickle Lake (YPL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Pickle Lake (Fairbanks International Airport – Pickle Lake Airport) is 2206 miles / 3550 kilometers / 1917 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Pickle Lake (YPL) is 3109 miles / 5004 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Pickle Lake.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Pickle Lake Airport (YPL).

How far is Pickle Lake from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2206.127 miles
  • 3550.417 kilometers
  • 1917.072 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
  • 2199.126 miles
  • 3539.149 kilometers
  • 1910.988 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 Pickle Lake Airport
City: Pickle Lake
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YPL
ICAO Code: CYPL
Coordinates: 51°26′47″N, 90°12′51″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Pickle Lake

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 241 kg (532 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Pickle Lake (YPL).

Distance:
2206
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2206

Round trip?