# 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
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
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.

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## 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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4735

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