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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Distance from Houston to Fairbanks (Fairbanks International Airport – William P. Hobby Airport) is 3303 miles / 5316 kilometers / 2870 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3303.121 miles
  • 5315.858 kilometers
  • 2870.334 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
  • 3299.251 miles
  • 5309.630 kilometers
  • 2866.971 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is 6 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Fairbanks is 3 hours. Fairbanks is 3 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston
Fairbanks

Houston, TX

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 396 kg (872 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Fairbanks flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Fairbanks (FAI).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3303

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