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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Boston (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Boston (BOS) is 1086 miles / 1747 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 18 minutes.

Atlanta – Boston

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946
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1523
Kilometers
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822
Nautical miles

How far is Boston from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Flight Duration

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

Time difference

There is no time difference between Atlanta and Boston.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Atlanta to Boston generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 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

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 Flag of 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W