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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Lethbridge (YQL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Lethbridge (Fairbanks International Airport – Lethbridge Airport) is 1648 miles / 2652 kilometers / 1432 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Lethbridge (YQL) is 2146 miles / 3454 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Lethbridge Airport (YQL).

How far is Lethbridge from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1647.569 miles
  • 2651.506 kilometers
  • 1431.699 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
  • 1643.201 miles
  • 2644.475 kilometers
  • 1427.902 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 Lethbridge Airport
City: Lethbridge
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQL
ICAO Code: CYQL
Coordinates: 49°37′49″N, 112°48′0″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Lethbridge is 2 hours. Lethbridge is 2 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

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Lethbridge

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (417 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Lethbridge (YQL).

Distance:
1648
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1648

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