# Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Fairbanks (Palm Springs International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 2512 miles / 4043 kilometers / 2183 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 3589 miles / 5776 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

## How far is Fairbanks from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2511.955 miles
• 4042.600 kilometers
• 2182.829 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
• 2509.662 miles
• 4038.910 kilometers
• 2180.837 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 Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″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 Palm Springs and Fairbanks is 1 hour. Fairbanks is 1 hour behind Palm Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (610 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
2512
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2512

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