Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Fairbanks.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).
How far is Fairbanks from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Fairbanks. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3266.758 miles
- 5257.337 kilometers
- 2838.735 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
- 3258.490 miles
- 5244.031 kilometers
- 2831.550 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 New York and Fairbanks is 4 hours. Fairbanks is 4 hours behind New York.
New York, NY
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 366 kg (808 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Fairbanks (FAI).