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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Boston to Atlanta (Logan International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Boston (BOS) to Atlanta (ATL) is 1090 miles / 1754 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 19 minutes.

Boston – Atlanta

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946
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1523
Kilometers
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822
Nautical miles

How far is Atlanta from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 946.107 miles
  • 1522.612 kilometers
  • 822.145 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
  • 945.451 miles
  • 1521.556 kilometers
  • 821.574 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 Logan International Airport to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Boston and Atlanta.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Boston to Atlanta generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 324 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Boston to Atlanta

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Airport information

Origin Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″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