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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Williston, ND (XWA)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Williston (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Williston Basin International Airport) is 1420 miles / 2286 kilometers / 1234 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Williston (XWA) is 1798 miles / 2894 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Williston Basin International Airport (XWA).

How far is Williston from Atlanta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1420.404 miles
  • 2285.919 kilometers
  • 1234.297 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
  • 1419.530 miles
  • 2284.512 kilometers
  • 1233.538 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 Williston Basin International Airport
City: Williston, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: XWA
ICAO Code: KXWA
Coordinates: 48°15′30″N, 103°44′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Williston is 2 hours. Williston is 2 hours behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

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Williston, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 174 kg (385 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Williston (XWA).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1420

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