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Distance between San Salvador (SAL) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from San Salvador to Atlanta (El Salvador International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 1420 miles / 2285 kilometers / 1234 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from San Salvador (SAL) to Atlanta (ATL) is 2535 miles / 4079 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Salvador to Atlanta.

Shortest flight path between El Salvador International Airport (SAL) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from San Salvador?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1420.107 miles
  • 2285.440 kilometers
  • 1234.039 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
  • 1425.359 miles
  • 2293.893 kilometers
  • 1238.603 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 El Salvador International Airport
City: San Salvador
Country: El Salvador Flag of El Salvador
IATA Code: SAL
ICAO Code: MSLP
Coordinates: 13°26′27″N, 89°3′20″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 San Salvador and Atlanta is 2 hours. Atlanta is 2 hours ahead of San Salvador.

Time Difference

San Salvador

 CST

Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Salvador (SAL) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
1420
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1420

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