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Distance between Syracuse, NY (SYR) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Syracuse to Fairbanks (Syracuse Hancock International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 3069 miles / 4939 kilometers / 2667 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Syracuse (SYR) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 4082 miles / 6570 kilometers and travel time by car is about 74 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

How far is Fairbanks from Syracuse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3068.821 miles
  • 4938.788 kilometers
  • 2666.732 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
  • 3060.579 miles
  • 4925.525 kilometers
  • 2659.571 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 Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City: Syracuse, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SYR
ICAO Code: KSYR
Coordinates: 43°6′40″N, 76°6′22″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 Syracuse and Fairbanks is 4 hours. Fairbanks is 4 hours behind Syracuse.

Time Difference

Syracuse, NY

 EST

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 342 kg (755 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Syracuse (SYR) → Fairbanks (FAI).

Distance:
3069
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3069

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