# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Yuma, AZ (YUM)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Yuma (Fairbanks International Airport – Yuma International Airport) is 2628 miles / 4230 kilometers / 2284 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Yuma (YUM) is 3603 miles / 5798 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 6 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Yuma.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Yuma International Airport (YUM).

## How far is Yuma from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2628.371 miles
• 4229.953 kilometers
• 2283.992 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
• 2626.102 miles
• 4226.301 kilometers
• 2282.020 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 Yuma International Airport
City: Yuma, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: YUM
ICAO Code: KNYL
Coordinates: 32°39′23″N, 114°36′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Yuma is 1 hour. Yuma is 1 hour ahead of Fairbanks.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 290 kg (640 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Yuma (YUM).

Distance:
2628
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2628

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