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Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Fairbanks, AK (FAI)

Flight distance from Tucson to Fairbanks (Tucson International Airport – Fairbanks International Airport) is 2746 miles / 4420 kilometers / 2387 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Fairbanks (FAI) is 3674 miles / 5912 kilometers and travel time by car is about 69 hours 18 minutes.

Tucson – Fairbanks

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2746
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4420
Kilometers
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2387
Nautical miles

How far is Fairbanks from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2746.405 miles
  • 4419.910 kilometers
  • 2386.561 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
  • 2743.839 miles
  • 4415.781 kilometers
  • 2384.331 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 Tucson International Airport to Fairbanks International Airport is 5 hours 41 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Tucson and Fairbanks is 2 hours. Fairbanks is 2 hours behind Tucson.
Tucson time to Fairbanks time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tucson to Fairbanks generates about 304 kg of CO2 per passenger, 304 kilograms is equal to 670 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tucson to Fairbanks

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Fairbanks International Airport (FAI).

Airport information

Origin Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″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