How far is Athens from Atlanta?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Athens and Atlanta is 59.78 miles (96.2 km).

Flight distance from Athens, GA to Atlanta, GA is 59.78 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 08 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 07 minutes to travel from Athens to Atlanta with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Athens, Georgia to Atlanta, Georgia is: 71.68 miles (115.37 km) by car.

Driving from Athens to Atlanta will take approximately 01 hours 23 minutes.

#1 Athens

Consolidated city-county and county seat of Clarke County, Georgia, United States

Population 116714
GPS Coordinates 33°57'39"N 83°22'41"W
Latitude 33.9609500
Longitude -83.3779400
Altitude 228
Country United States
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#2 Atlanta

City in DeKalb and Fulton counties in Georgia, United States, county seat city of Fulton County and Georgia federated state capital city

Population 512550
GPS Coordinates 33°44'56"N 84°23'17"W
Latitude 33.7490000
Longitude -84.3879800
Altitude 320
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Athens and Atlanta

The distance between Athens and Atlanta is 115 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 16 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Athens and Atlanta. The current time is 16:13:42.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 23 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 47 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 26 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 11 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 01 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 57 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 53 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 9.58 liters (2.53 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Athens and Atlanta.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Athens to Atlanta is $8.4 (diesel $9.29).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.322 (Diesel $3.671) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 20, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Athens and Atlanta (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from California, GA to Athens 88.86 miles (143 km)

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Driving distance from Gainesville, GA to Athens 40.45 miles (65 km)

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