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

B Lethbridge Airport
City: Lethbridge
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.

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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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