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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 44 hours 25 minutes.

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).

How far is Atlanta from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Atlanta. 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).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

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Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 238 kg (526 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
2183
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2183

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