# Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Sarnia (YZR)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Sarnia (Fairbanks International Airport – Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport) is 2893 miles / 4655 kilometers / 2514 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Sarnia (YZR) is 3737 miles / 6014 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Sarnia Chris Hadfield Airport (YZR).

## How far is Sarnia from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2892.592 miles
• 4655.176 kilometers
• 2513.594 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
• 2885.052 miles
• 4643.042 kilometers
• 2507.042 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

City: Sarnia
IATA Code: YZR
ICAO Code: CYZR
Coordinates: 42°59′57″N, 82°18′32″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 321 kg (709 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Sarnia (YZR).

Distance:
2893
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2893

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