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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Anchorage (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 3417 miles / 5499 kilometers / 2969 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Anchorage (ANC) is 4345 miles / 6993 kilometers and travel time by car is about 78 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Anchorage.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

How far is Anchorage from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Anchorage. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3416.896 miles
  • 5498.961 kilometers
  • 2969.201 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
  • 3410.362 miles
  • 5488.446 kilometers
  • 2963.524 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).

Airport information


A Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Anchorage is 4 hours. Anchorage is 4 hours behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EST

Anchorage, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 384 kg (848 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Anchorage (ANC).

Distance:
3417
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3417

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