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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Atlanta (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 4735 miles / 7621 kilometers / 4115 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Atlanta.

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4735.199 miles
  • 7620.564 kilometers
  • 4114.775 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
  • 4748.211 miles
  • 7641.504 kilometers
  • 4126.082 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 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 Rio De Janeiro and Atlanta is 1 hour. Atlanta is 1 hour behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 550 kg (1 212 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
4735
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4735

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