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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Honolulu to Fairbanks (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3038 miles / 4889 kilometers / 2640 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to Fairbanks.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

How far is Fairbanks from Honolulu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3037.831 miles
  • 4888.915 kilometers
  • 2639.803 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
  • 3040.249 miles
  • 4892.806 kilometers
  • 2641.904 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Honolulu, HI

 HST

Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 339 kg (747 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
3038
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3038

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