# How far is Boston, MA, from Atlanta, GA?

The distance between Atlanta (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) and Boston (Logan International Airport) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers / 822 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Boston (BOS) is 1084 miles / 1745 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 21 hours 23 minutes.

946
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1523
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822
Nautical miles
2 h 17 min
147 kg

## Distance from Atlanta to Boston

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Atlanta to Boston. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 946.107 miles
• 1522.612 kilometers
• 822.145 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 945.451 miles
• 1521.556 kilometers
• 821.574 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Atlanta to Boston?

The estimated flight time from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Logan International Airport is 2 hours and 17 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Logan International Airport (BOS)

On average, flying from Atlanta to Boston generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 147 kilograms equals 324 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Boston

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

## Airport information

Origin Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W
Destination Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W