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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Distance from Lafayette to Fairbanks (Lafayette Regional Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3361 miles / 5408 kilometers / 2920 nautical miles.

How far is Fairbanks from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3360.679 miles
  • 5408.489 kilometers
  • 2920.350 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
  • 3356.283 miles
  • 5401.414 kilometers
  • 2916.530 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is 6 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette
Fairbanks

Lafayette, LA

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 383 kg (845 pounds).

Airport information


A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″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

Lafayette to Fairbanks flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3361
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3361

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