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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from New York to Atlanta (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 760 miles / 1223 kilometers / 660 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Atlanta (ATL) is 892 miles / 1436 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Atlanta.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Atlanta. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 759.837 miles
  • 1222.840 kilometers
  • 660.281 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
  • 759.375 miles
  • 1222.095 kilometers
  • 659.879 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″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

There is no time difference between New York and Atlanta.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
760
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
760

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