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 2 hours. Yuma is 2 hours 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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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2628

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