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Distance between Buffalo, NY (BUF) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Buffalo to Atlanta (Buffalo Niagara International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 712 miles / 1146 kilometers / 619 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Buffalo (BUF) to Atlanta (ATL) is 899 miles / 1446 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from Buffalo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 712.069 miles
  • 1145.965 kilometers
  • 618.771 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
  • 712.753 miles
  • 1147.064 kilometers
  • 619.365 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″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

There is no time difference between Buffalo and Atlanta.

Time Difference

Buffalo, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buffalo (BUF) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
712
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
712

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