Map of flight path from London to Atlanta.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).
How far is Atlanta from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Atlanta. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4210.617 miles
- 6776.332 kilometers
- 3658.926 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
- 4200.950 miles
- 6760.773 kilometers
- 3650.525 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Atlanta is 5 hours. Atlanta is 5 hours behind London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 489 kg (1 079 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Atlanta (ATL).