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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Thunder Bay (YQT)

Distance from Fairbanks to Thunder Bay (Fairbanks International Airport – Thunder Bay International Airport) is 2392 miles / 3849 kilometers / 2078 nautical miles.

How far is Thunder Bay from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2391.771 miles
  • 3849.183 kilometers
  • 2078.392 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
  • 2384.718 miles
  • 3837.831 kilometers
  • 2072.263 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 Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT) is 5 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Thunder Bay

Fairbanks, AK

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Thunder Bay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 267 kg (588 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 Thunder Bay International Airport
City: Thunder Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQT
ICAO Code: CYQT
Coordinates: 48°22′18″N, 89°19′26″W

Fairbanks to Thunder Bay flight path

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Thunder Bay (YQT).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2392
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0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2392

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