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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Sioux Lookout (YXL)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Sioux Lookout (Fairbanks International Airport – Sioux Lookout Airport) is 2224 miles / 3580 kilometers / 1933 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Sioux Lookout (YXL) is 2947 miles / 4742 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Sioux Lookout.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Sioux Lookout Airport (YXL).

How far is Sioux Lookout from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2224.356 miles
  • 3579.753 kilometers
  • 1932.912 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
  • 2217.556 miles
  • 3568.811 kilometers
  • 1927.004 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 Sioux Lookout Airport
City: Sioux Lookout
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXL
ICAO Code: CYXL
Coordinates: 50°6′50″N, 91°54′19″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Sioux Lookout is 3 hours. Sioux Lookout is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Sioux Lookout

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 243 kg (536 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Sioux Lookout (YXL).

Distance:
2224
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2224

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