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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to Fairbanks (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 2950 miles / 4748 kilometers / 2564 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 3746 miles / 6029 kilometers and travel time by car is about 71 hours 18 minutes.

Wichita Falls – Fairbanks

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2950
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4748
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2564
Nautical miles

How far is Fairbanks from Wichita Falls?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2950.257 miles
  • 4747.979 kilometers
  • 2563.703 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
  • 2945.858 miles
  • 4740.899 kilometers
  • 2559.881 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport to Fairbanks International Airport is 6 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Wichita Falls and Fairbanks is 3 hours. Fairbanks is 3 hours behind Wichita Falls.
Wichita Falls time to Fairbanks time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Wichita Falls to Fairbanks generates about 328 kg of CO2 per passenger, 328 kilograms is equal to 724 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wichita Falls to Fairbanks

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

Airport information

Origin Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W
Destination 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