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Distance between Lagos (LOS) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Distance from Lagos to Atlanta (Murtala Muhammed International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 5843 miles / 9404 kilometers / 5078 nautical miles.

How far is Atlanta from Lagos?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5843.478 miles
  • 9404.166 kilometers
  • 5077.843 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
  • 5838.054 miles
  • 9395.438 kilometers
  • 5073.130 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 Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS) to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is 11 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lagos and Atlanta is 5 hours. Atlanta is 5 hours behind Lagos.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 704 kg (1 552 pounds).

Airport information


A Murtala Muhammed International Airport
City: Lagos
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: LOS
ICAO Code: DNMM
Coordinates: 6°34′38″N, 3°19′16″E

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

Lagos to Atlanta flight path

Shortest flight path between Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lagos (LOS) → Atlanta (ATL).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5843

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