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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Buffalo (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 712 miles / 1146 kilometers / 619 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Buffalo (BUF) is 899 miles / 1447 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

How far is Buffalo from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 712.069 miles
  • 1145.965 kilometers
  • 618.771 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
  • 712.753 miles
  • 1147.064 kilometers
  • 619.365 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Atlanta and Buffalo.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
712
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
712

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