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Distance between Shreveport, LA (SHV) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Shreveport to Fairbanks (Shreveport Regional Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3173 miles / 5107 kilometers / 2757 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 4000 miles / 6438 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shreveport to Fairbanks.

Shortest flight path between Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

How far is Fairbanks from Shreveport?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3173.151 miles
  • 5106.691 kilometers
  • 2757.392 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
  • 3168.494 miles
  • 5099.197 kilometers
  • 2753.346 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

B Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of 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 Shreveport and Fairbanks is 3 hours. Fairbanks is 3 hours behind Shreveport.

Time Difference

Shreveport, LA

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 355 kg (783 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
3173
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3173

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