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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Seattle to Atlanta (Seattle Boeing Field – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 2183 miles / 3513 kilometers / 1897 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Atlanta (ATL) is 2668 miles / 4294 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 15 minutes.

Seattle – Atlanta

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2183
Miles
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3513
Kilometers
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1897
Nautical miles

How far is Atlanta from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2182.630 miles
  • 3512.603 kilometers
  • 1896.654 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
  • 2178.754 miles
  • 3506.365 kilometers
  • 1893.286 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 Seattle Boeing Field to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 4 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Seattle and Atlanta is 3 hours. Atlanta is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Seattle to Atlanta generates about 238 kg of CO2 per passenger, 238 kilograms is equal to 526 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Atlanta

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Airport information

Origin Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W
Destination 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