Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Fairbanks.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).
How far is Fairbanks from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Fairbanks. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2464.564 miles
- 3966.331 kilometers
- 2141.648 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
- 2462.450 miles
- 3962.929 kilometers
- 2139.811 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Fairbanks is 1 hour. Fairbanks is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (598 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Fairbanks (FAI).