# 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.

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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
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
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).

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Air miles:
3361
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3361

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