How far is Wasilla, AK from Fairbanks, AK?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Wasilla and Fairbanks is 231.33 miles (372.29 km).

Flight distance from Wasilla, AK to Fairbanks, AK is 231.33 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 38 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 34 minutes to travel from Wasilla to Fairbanks with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Wasilla, Alaska to Fairbanks, Alaska is: 315.63 miles (507.96 km) by car.

Driving from Wasilla to Fairbanks will take approximately 05 hours 24 minutes.

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#1 Wasilla

City in Alaska, USA

Population 11099
GPS Coordinates 61°34'51"N 149°26'29"W
Latitude 61.5809000
Longitude -149.4415000
Altitude 106
Country United States
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#2 Fairbanks

City in Alaska, USA

Population 30696
GPS Coordinates 64°50'16"N 147°42'59"W
Latitude 64.8377800
Longitude -147.7163900
Altitude 136
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Wasilla and Fairbanks

The distance between Wasilla and Fairbanks is 508 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 38 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Wasilla and Fairbanks. The current time is 18:40:29.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 10 hours 31 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 53 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 06 hours 18 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 15 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 30 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 12 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 56 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 42.16 liters (11.14 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Wasilla and Fairbanks.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Wasilla to Fairbanks is $51.31 (diesel $53.66).

Alaska gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $4.61 $4.81 $5.01 $4.82
Total $51.31 $53.56 $55.77 $53.66

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in Alaska ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.607 (Diesel $4.818) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 24, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Wasilla and Fairbanks (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Juneau, AK to Wasilla 821.6 miles (1322 km)

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Driving distance from Ketchikan, AK to Wasilla 1645.19 miles (2648 km)

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Driving distance from Sitka, AK to Wasilla 971.91 miles (1564 km)

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Driving distance from Eagle River, AK to Wasilla 29.29 miles (47 km)

Driving distance from Gateway, AK to Wasilla 7.76 miles (12 km)

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Driving distance from Homer, AK to Wasilla 263.16 miles (424 km)

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Driving distance from Kenai, AK to Wasilla 199.4 miles (321 km)

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Driving distance from Kodiak, AK to Wasilla 409.9 miles (660 km)

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Driving distance from Meadow Lakes, AK to Wasilla 8.17 miles (13 km)

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Driving distance from Palmer, AK to Wasilla 13.25 miles (21 km)

Driving distance from Sterling, AK to Wasilla 177.14 miles (285 km)

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Driving distance from Anchorage, AK to Wasilla 43.47 miles (70 km)

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