# 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
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Pickle Lake Airport
City: Pickle Lake
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.

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## 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

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