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

B Sioux Lookout Airport
City: Sioux Lookout
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.

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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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