How far is Fairbanks from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Fairbanks. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2785.090 miles
- 4482.168 kilometers
- 2420.177 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
- 2778.286 miles
- 4471.217 kilometers
- 2414.264 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).
Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is 5 hours 46 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Fairbanks is 3 hours. Fairbanks is 3 hours behind Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 313 kg (691 pounds).
Chicago to Fairbanks flight path
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Fairbanks (FAI).