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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Distance from Salt Lake City to Fairbanks (Salt Lake City International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 2183 miles / 3514 kilometers / 1897 nautical miles.

How far is Fairbanks from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2183.432 miles
  • 3513.893 kilometers
  • 1897.350 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
  • 2179.579 miles
  • 3507.693 kilometers
  • 1894.003 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) to Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is 4 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Fairbanks is 2 hours. Fairbanks is 2 hours behind Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City
Fairbanks

Salt Lake City, UT

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 242 kg (534 pounds).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

Map

Salt Lake City to Fairbanks flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Fairbanks (FAI).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2183

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