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Distance between Washington D.C. (DCA) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Atlanta (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 547 miles / 880 kilometers / 475 nautical miles.

How far is Atlanta from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 547.082 miles
  • 880.443 kilometers
  • 475.401 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
  • 546.865 miles
  • 880.095 kilometers
  • 475.213 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 Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Atlanta.

Time Difference

Washington D.C.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (233 pounds).

Airport information


A Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DCA
ICAO Code: KDCA
Coordinates: 38°51′7″N, 77°2′15″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

Map

Washington D.C. to Atlanta flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (DCA) → Atlanta (ATL).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
547

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