Cheap flights to Fairbanks, AK

MSY — FAI
Sep 27 — Oct 41

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Flights to Fairbanks in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 43% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop
Average price$220Average for round-trip flights in September 2022
Round-trip from$397From New York to Fairbanks
One-way from$199One-way flight from New York to Fairbanks (FAI)

Cheap flights to Fairbanks in September, October 2022

The best prices found for FAI flights for September, October
Oct 27 - Nov 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

18h 57m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

11h 25m
$397

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Oct 18 - Oct 25
EWR

Newark

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

11h 11m
FAI

Fairbanks

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 40m
$397

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 27 - Nov 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

20h 41m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

12h 50m
$400

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Fairbanks 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Fairbanks found for this year
Oct 27 - Nov 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

18h 57m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

11h 25m
$397

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Oct 18 - Oct 25
EWR

Newark

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

11h 11m
FAI

Fairbanks

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 40m
$397

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Nov 2 - Nov 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

29h 50m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

9h 41m
$400

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Last minute flights to Fairbanks

Late deals on round-trip flights to Fairbanks, departing today and this week
Sep 28 - Oct 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

11h 11m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

30h 34m
$652

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Sep 28 - Oct 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

17h 45m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

30h 34m
$739

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Sep 28 - Oct 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

11h 11m
FAI

Fairbanks

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

21h 10m
$742

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

One-way flights to Fairbanks

The cheapest one-way flights to Fairbanks
Oct 20
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

20h 41m
$199

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 20
EWR

Newark

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

20h 20m
$199

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 20
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

20h 10m
$203

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Fairbanks?

The cheapest ticket to Fairbanks found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$381

February

$398

March

$473

April

$416

May

$506

June

$681

July

$755

August

$666

September

$467

October

$386

November

$355

December

$372

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Fairbanks is currently November; with July being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Fairbanks?

Average Fairbanks flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

NYC - FAI

Price

$355 - $862

FAI

Temperature

-7.6 - 62.6 °F

FAI

Rainfall

0.3 - 2.2 inches

Late April through August are the best months to visit Fairbanks. A constant flurry of activities and events come over Fairbanks during this period, and the Northern Lights can be seen, too. Winter temperatures have a tendency to drop to around -50 to -60 degrees, but for those who don’t mind the chilling weather, cheap flights to Fairbanks are likely to be found.

When is the best time to book a flight to Fairbanks?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Fairbanks, you should look to book at least 37 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Fairbanks?

The cheapest day to fly to Fairbanks is usually Friday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Fairbanks?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Fairbanks. Flights at noon are usually the most expensive.

Fairbanks overview

Fairbanks is the third largest metropolitan area in Alaska, and there’s certainly no shortage of opportunities to enjoy the scenery that is so uniquely Alaska. Also known as the “Golden Heart City,” Fairbanks welcomes visitors with picturesque backdrops, the most stunning of which may be the incredible natural phenomenon that is the Northern Lights.

The Northern Lights are one of the most popular attractions in Fairbanks, best viewed between the months of April and August. During this natural lightshow, the night sky glows with brilliant streaks of green and purple, a sight unlike anything else found in the natural world. The outdoors has plenty more to offer visitors to Fairbanks, too. Active travelers can enjoy mountain biking, fishing, camping and rafting in the area.

The traditions of the region are also on full display, too, and adventurous visitors can even learn to travel in true Alaskan fashion during a full teamed dog sled experience. Both rides and hands-on driving experiences are available, and these dog sleds make for a uniquely local way – not to mention exhilarating – way to experience the local landscape. Annual sculpture contests, hands-on gold mining experiences and local hot springs are a few more ways visitors can tap into the local heritage of Fairbanks during their stay.

Other popular activities while visiting one of the last great frontiers of the U.S. include riverboat tours, golfing and kayaking. Without a doubt, Fairbanks is an extraordinary place to explore the best Alaska has to offer.

Getting around Fairbanks, AK

When it comes to getting around Fairbanks, renting a car is often the most convenient mode of transportation. It allows travelers the freedom and flexibility to see all that Fairbanks has to offer. Limited bus service is available in the city, but infrequent buses can add a layer of inconvenience. Taxis can also be arranged in Fairbanks by phone.

Getting from the Airport to the City

Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) is the closest major airport serving the city and is located less than six miles from the center of Fairbanks. The local bus system connects to the airport, though it is not the most convenient option. Shuttles and taxis are a better way to get from the airport into the city. Rental cars are also available at the airport through a number of companies.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Fairbanks?

Booking a flight to Fairbanks (FAI) is your only option if you intend on flying to Fairbanks. It is only a 4.5 mi journey from Fairbanks to Fairbanks’s city center.

Other local departures to Fairbanks from the United States