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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 696 miles / 1120 kilometers / 605 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Atlanta (ATL) is 786 miles / 1265 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 26 minutes.

Houston – Atlanta

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696
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1120
Kilometers
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605
Nautical miles

How far is Atlanta from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 695.693 miles
  • 1119.610 kilometers
  • 604.541 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
  • 694.806 miles
  • 1118.182 kilometers
  • 603.770 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 Houston William P. Hobby Airport to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Houston and Atlanta is 1 hour. Atlanta is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Atlanta generates about 124 kg of CO2 per passenger, 124 kilograms is equal to 274 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Atlanta

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Airport information

Origin Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W
Destination 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