$282+ Cheap flights to Fairbanks, AK

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BOS — FAI
Jul 16 — Jul 231

Flights to Fairbanks in 2024

Find the latest flights to Fairbanks in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data was last updated on July 11, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

October

Average price

$796

Round-trip from

$543

One-way from

$282
High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From New York to Fairbanks
One-way flight from New York to Fairbanks (FAI)

Cheap flights to Fairbanks in July & August 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Fairbanks in July and August 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data was last updated on July 11, 2024.
These are some of the cheapest-priced fares users can find on flights departing to Fairbanks in July and August 2024. If these prices don't match your budget, be sure to check back soon for more deals.
Mon 8/263:25 pmJFK - FAI
1 stop12h 53mDelta
Tue 10/13:15 pmFAI - JFK
1 stop12h 10mDelta
Deal found 7/9$543
Mon 8/267:00 amJFK - FAI
1 stop11h 20mDelta
Tue 10/13:15 pmFAI - JFK
2 stops13h 45mDelta
Deal found 7/9$548
Mon 8/2612:29 pmJFK - FAI
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Mon 9/301:25 amFAI - JFK
2 stops15h 32mDelta
Deal found 7/9$561
Thu 8/151:45 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 33mDelta
Thu 8/223:15 pmFAI - LGA
2 stops13h 34mDelta
Deal found 7/11$573
Thu 8/152:30 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 48mDelta
Wed 8/211:45 amFAI - EWR
2 stops12h 04mDelta
Deal found 7/11$573
Tue 8/133:25 pmJFK - FAI
1 stop12h 53mDelta
Thu 8/151:45 amFAI - JFK
2 stops14h 36mDelta
Deal found 7/10$576
Thu 8/151:45 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 33mDelta
Thu 8/2210:05 pmFAI - LGA
1 stop8h 49mDelta
Deal found 7/11$576
Fri 8/99:45 amJFK - FAI
1 stop31h 45mAlaska Airlines
Sun 8/187:55 pmFAI - JFK
1 stop31h 10mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$578
Fri 8/99:45 amJFK - FAI
1 stop15h 13mAlaska Airlines
Sun 8/1810:03 pmFAI - JFK
2 stops12h 47mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$584

Fairbanks 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Fairbanks in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data were last updated on July 11, 2024.
The lowest fares on flights traveling to Fairbanks in July and August 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 10/157:30 amJFK - FAI
1 stop11h 09mDelta
Sun 10/203:35 pmFAI - JFK
1 stop11h 40mDelta
Deal found 7/11$543
Mon 8/267:00 amJFK - FAI
1 stop11h 20mDelta
Tue 10/13:15 pmFAI - JFK
2 stops13h 45mDelta
Deal found 7/9$548
Tue 10/1512:55 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops15h 31mDelta
Sun 10/203:35 pmFAI - LGA
2 stops13h 18mDelta
Deal found 7/11$553
Fri 9/209:00 amJFK - FAI
2 stops20h 31mAlaska Airlines
Mon 9/231:02 pmFAI - JFK
2 stops14h 27mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$556
Mon 8/2612:29 pmJFK - FAI
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Mon 9/301:25 amFAI - JFK
2 stops15h 32mDelta
Deal found 7/9$561
Tue 10/157:30 amJFK - FAI
1 stop11h 09mDelta
Sat 10/191:30 amFAI - JFK
1 stop14h 18mDelta
Deal found 7/10$573
Thu 8/151:45 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 33mDelta
Thu 8/223:15 pmFAI - LGA
2 stops13h 34mDelta
Deal found 7/11$573
Thu 8/152:30 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 48mDelta
Wed 8/211:45 amFAI - EWR
2 stops12h 04mDelta
Deal found 7/11$573
Tue 8/133:25 pmJFK - FAI
1 stop12h 53mDelta
Thu 8/151:45 amFAI - JFK
2 stops14h 36mDelta
Deal found 7/10$576

Flights to Fairbanks departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Fairbanks, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data was last updated on July 11, 2024.
Browse through available last-minute flights traveling to Fairbanks. Make sure the flight you book matches the day, time, and destination you're looking for.
Fri 7/191:59 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 19mDelta
Sun 8/410:05 pmFAI - LGA
2 stops12h 44mDelta
Deal found 7/11$771
Fri 7/191:59 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 19mDelta
Sun 8/410:05 pmFAI - LGA
1 stop11h 50mDelta
Deal found 7/11$792
Wed 7/2412:31 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops15h 47mDelta
Wed 7/313:10 pmFAI - EWR
2 stops16h 57mDelta
Deal found 7/10$834
Fri 7/193:20 pmLGA - FAI
1 stop9h 34mDelta
Sun 8/410:05 pmFAI - LGA
1 stop11h 50mDelta
Deal found 7/11$860
Fri 7/192:00 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 23mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/47:00 amFAI - EWR
2 stops12h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/11$907
Wed 7/246:27 pmEWR - FAI
1 stop19h 53mAlaska Airlines
Wed 7/3111:20 amFAI - EWR
1 stop15h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$920
Wed 7/247:30 amEWR - FAI
2 stops20h 29mAlaska Airlines
Wed 7/3111:20 amFAI - EWR
1 stop15h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$925
Fri 7/194:00 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops13h 16mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/312:33 amFAI - LGA
2 stops13h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/11$1,015
Fri 7/192:00 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 23mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/312:33 amFAI - EWR
2 stops13h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/11$1,037

One-way flights to Fairbanks

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Take a look at some of the one-way flights departing to Fairbanks in the near future. Reserve a round-trip flight to Fairbanks instead by utilizing the search form above.
Tue 8/133:25 pmJFK - FAI
1 stop12h 53mDelta
Deal found 7/10$282
Mon 8/59:45 amJFK - FAI
1 stop15h 13mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/11$289
Tue 8/1312:29 pmJFK - FAI
2 stops15h 49mDelta
Deal found 7/10$295
Mon 8/53:40 pmJFK - FAI
2 stops13h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/10$296
Thu 8/81:45 pmLGA - FAI
2 stops14h 33mDelta
Deal found 7/10$297
Thu 8/82:30 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 48mDelta
Deal found 7/10$297
Thu 8/87:28 amJFK - FAI
2 stops27h 32mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 7/10$302
Mon 8/52:30 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops13h 48mDelta
Deal found 7/11$305
Fri 8/212:00 pmEWR - FAI
2 stops16h 18mDelta
Deal found 7/10$316

Find flights to Fairbanks within your budget

Locate flights to Fairbanks that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 2,800,118 searches and data was last updated on July 11, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$543 - $684

Route

Depart

Return

Price

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Tue 10/15

1 stop11h 09m

Fairbanks

Sun 10/20

1 stop11h 40m

$543

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Mon 8/26

1 stop11h 20m

Fairbanks

Tue 10/1

2 stops13h 45m

$548

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fri 9/20

2 stops20h 31m

Fairbanks

Mon 9/23

2 stops14h 27m

$556

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Mon 8/26

2 stops14h 49m

Fairbanks

Tue 10/1

2 stops13h 45m

$561

NewarkFairbanks

EWR - FAI

EWRFAI

Newark

Tue 10/15

1 stop22h 45m

Fairbanks

Sun 10/20

2 stops14h 38m

$577

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fri 8/9

1 stop31h 45m

Fairbanks

Sun 8/18

1 stop31h 10m

$578

New York John F Kennedy IntlFairbanks

JFK - FAI

JFKFAI

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Thu 8/1

2 stops13h 36m

Fairbanks

Thu 8/8

2 stops15h 37m

$592

New York LaGuardiaFairbanks

LGA - FAI

LGAFAI

New York LaGuardia

Thu 8/22

1 stop12h 15m

Fairbanks

Sat 8/24

1 stop34h 04m

$679

New York LaGuardiaFairbanks

LGA - FAI

LGAFAI

New York LaGuardia

Thu 8/22

2 stops16h 48m

Fairbanks

Sat 8/24

1 stop35h 03m

$684

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Deals found on 7/11

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Temperature and rainfall in Fairbanks by month

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FAI

Temperature

-7.6 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Fairbanks, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around -7.6 F).

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

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To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Fairbanks, you should look to book at least 85 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.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Fairbanks should consider flying on Friday at noon, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travelers will want to avoid Wednesday at noon, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Fairbanks

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Fairbanks. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Fairbanks. Reviews last updated July 11, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Delta, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines to Fairbanks by reading reviews from past customers. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.2

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

A/C was not working on the ground so it was 110 degrees on the plane when we boarded and we sat there for almost 40 minutes because Austin’s gate system has not kept up with growth. Not Alaska’s fault 100% but it was miserable.

8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.2

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

A/C was not working on the ground so it was 110 degrees on the plane when we boarded and we sat there for almost 40 minutes because Austin’s gate system has not kept up with growth. Not Alaska’s fault 100% but it was miserable.

8.0
Very good
9,842 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.2

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

A/C was not working on the ground so it was 110 degrees on the plane when we boarded and we sat there for almost 40 minutes because Austin’s gate system has not kept up with growth. Not Alaska’s fault 100% but it was miserable.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.2

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

A/C was not working on the ground so it was 110 degrees on the plane when we boarded and we sat there for almost 40 minutes because Austin’s gate system has not kept up with growth. Not Alaska’s fault 100% but it was miserable.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,367 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.2

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

A/C was not working on the ground so it was 110 degrees on the plane when we boarded and we sat there for almost 40 minutes because Austin’s gate system has not kept up with growth. Not Alaska’s fault 100% but it was miserable.

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.

  • When is the best time to fly to Fairbanks?

    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.

  • What does FAI mean?

    This is defined as Fairbanks Airport (FAI). Codes like FAI are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • 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.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Fairbanks if I am willing to have layovers?

    Yes, flights with layovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Fairbanks on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Fairbanks?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Alaska Airlines is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Fairbanks.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Fairbanks?

    Fairbanks is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Fairbanks. One-way flights to Fairbanks typically cost $98, while round-trip flights cost around $197.

  • How much is a round-trip flight to Fairbanks?

    A round-trip flight to Fairbanks will typically cost around $267, however they can be found for as little as $197.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Fairbanks depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Fairbanks, Anchorage offers the quickest one-way flight (1 hour 0 minutes).

  • Does Fairbanks have rental cars?

    Yes. Those touching down at Fairbanks can take advantage of the rental car services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Fairbanks?

    Yes. Fairbanks has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Fairbanks Airport is the closest property to Fairbanks (0.0 mi away from Fairbanks).

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