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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Athens, GA (AHN)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Athens (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Athens Ben Epps Airport) is 4711 miles / 7581 kilometers / 4093 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Athens.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).

How far is Athens from Rio De Janeiro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and Athens. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4710.561 miles
  • 7580.913 kilometers
  • 4093.366 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
  • 4723.881 miles
  • 7602.350 kilometers
  • 4104.941 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 Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

B Athens Ben Epps Airport
City: Athens, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AHN
ICAO Code: KAHN
Coordinates: 33°56′54″N, 83°19′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Athens is 2 hours. Athens is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Athens, GA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 546 kg (1 205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Athens (AHN).

Distance:
4711
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4711

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