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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Distance from Sioux City to Fairbanks (Sioux Gateway Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 2514 miles / 4045 kilometers / 2184 nautical miles.

How far is Fairbanks from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2513.682 miles
  • 4045.379 kilometers
  • 2184.330 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
  • 2507.829 miles
  • 4035.959 kilometers
  • 2179.243 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 Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) to Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is 5 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Fairbanks is 3 hours. Fairbanks is 3 hours behind Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City
Fairbanks

Sioux City, IA

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Fairbanks, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 281 kg (620 pounds).

Airport information


A Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″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

Sioux City to Fairbanks flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Fairbanks (FAI).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2514

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