The cheapest times to fly from FAI to CDG are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 5th)
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 1st to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAI to CDG is early February. Prices can be as high as $2610 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1011 for Wednesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Paris

Flying from Fairbanks, AK (FAI) to Paris (CDG) will usually cost between $1060 to $2083 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2287. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1217 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1515 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAI to CDG flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAI to CDG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FAI to CDG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAI to CDG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fairbanks. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CDG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FAI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $174 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1425. Return trip prices are from the CDG to FAI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAI to CDG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FAI to CDG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FAI to CDG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (FAI > SFO > CDG)

  • Price for both tickets: $915
  • Average savings: $600 (39.6%)

See FAI to SFO flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (FAI > BOS > CDG)

  • Price for both tickets: $939
  • Average savings: $577 (38.05%)

See FAI to BOS flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (FAI > LAX > CDG)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $570 (37.62%)

See FAI to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAI to CDG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Fairbanks International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4412 miles or 7100 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAI to CDG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAI to CDG flight is about 8 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Fairbanks, AK and Paris?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from FAI to CDG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FAI
Origination airport name Fairbanks International Airport
City Fairbanks, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 64.8
Longitude -147.9

Return Airport

Destination code CDG
Destination airport name Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City Paris
Country France
Latitude 49
Longitude 2.6


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