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Distance between London (LHR) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from London to Atlanta (London Heathrow Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 4211 miles / 6776 kilometers / 3659 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 28 minutes.

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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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 London and Atlanta is 5 hours. Atlanta is 5 hours behind London.

Time Difference

London

 BST

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 489 kg (1 079 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
4211
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4211

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