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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and San Salvador (SAL)

Flight distance from Atlanta to San Salvador (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – El Salvador International Airport) is 1420 miles / 2285 kilometers / 1234 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to San Salvador (SAL) is 2536 miles / 4081 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to San Salvador.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and El Salvador International Airport (SAL).

How far is San Salvador from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1420.107 miles
  • 2285.440 kilometers
  • 1234.039 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
  • 1425.359 miles
  • 2293.893 kilometers
  • 1238.603 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 El Salvador International Airport
City: San Salvador
Country: El Salvador Flag of El Salvador
IATA Code: SAL
ICAO Code: MSLP
Coordinates: 13°26′27″N, 89°3′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and San Salvador is 2 hours. San Salvador is 2 hours behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

San Salvador

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → San Salvador (SAL).

Distance:
1420
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1420

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