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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Johannesburg (QRA)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Johannesburg (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Rand Airport) is 8437 miles / 13578 kilometers / 7332 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 16 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path from Atlanta to Johannesburg.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Rand Airport (QRA).

How far is Johannesburg from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 8436.964 miles
  • 13577.977 kilometers
  • 7331.521 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
  • 8437.504 miles
  • 13578.847 kilometers
  • 7331.991 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 Rand Airport
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: QRA
ICAO Code: FAGM
Coordinates: 26°14′33″S, 28°9′4″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Johannesburg is 7 hours. Johannesburg is 7 hours ahead of Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EST

Johannesburg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 1 063 kg (2 343 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Johannesburg (QRA).

Distance:
8437
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
8437

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