# Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Fairbanks (Palm Beach International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3917 miles / 6303 kilometers / 3403 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 4819 miles / 7755 kilometers and travel time by car is about 85 hours 26 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Fairbanks.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

## How far is Fairbanks from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3916.628 miles
• 6303.203 kilometers
• 3403.457 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
• 3911.658 miles
• 6295.204 kilometers
• 3399.138 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).

## Airport information

A Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Fairbanks is 4 hours. Fairbanks is 4 hours behind West Palm Beach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 446 kg (983 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
3917
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3917

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