Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Fairbanks.
Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).
How far is Fairbanks from Richmond?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and Fairbanks. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3354.157 miles
- 5397.992 kilometers
- 2914.683 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
- 3346.682 miles
- 5385.963 kilometers
- 2908.187 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 Richmond and Fairbanks is 4 hours. Fairbanks is 4 hours behind Richmond.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 377 kg (831 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Richmond (RIC) → Fairbanks (FAI).