Distance from Athens, GA to Washington, DC

Distance

578 mi

Time

11 hours 19 mins

Gas Cost

$42 - $82

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There are 490.35 miles from Athens to Washington in northeast direction and 578 miles (930.20 kilometers) by car, following the I-85 route.

Athens and Washington are 11 hours 19 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Athens, GA to Washington, DC. The halfway point is Amf Greensboro, NC.

Athens, GA and Washington, DC are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 10:21 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 26.78 gallons of gas to cover the route between Athens, GA and Washington, DC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Athens to Washington is $68.56.

During the route, an average car will release 524.67 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Athens, GA and Washington, DC

If you want to meet halfway between Athens, GA and Washington, DC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 36.012775 and -79.815643, or 36º 0' 45.99" N, 79º 48' 56.3148" W. This location is 289.22 miles away from Athens, GA and Washington, DC and it would take approximately 5 hours 39 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Amf Greensboro, NC, situated 287.05 miles from Athens, GA and 295.49 miles from Washington, DC. It would take 5 hours 36 mins to go from Athens to Amf Greensboro and 5 hours 50 mins to go from Washington to Amf Greensboro.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Athens, GA and Washington, DC is Greensboro, NC, situated 287.38 miles from Athens, GA and 290.77 miles from Washington, DC. It would take 5 hours 34 mins to go from Athens to and 5 hours 46 mins to go from Washington to Greensboro.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Arlington, VA,Alexandria, VA,Richmond, VA,High Point, NC, and Charlotte, NC.

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Athens, GA

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From $18

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Weather in Athens and Washington

Athens

Light rain today, with temperatures falling to 50°F on Thursday.

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3 67 degrees 4 28 degrees 5 52 degrees 1 102 degrees 6 273 degrees

Washington

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 45°F on Monday.

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5% Rain probability 33% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
9 201 degrees 7 321 degrees 3 300 degrees 2 207 degrees 4 227 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Athens, GA and Washington, DC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 490.35 mi 789.14 km 426.10 nautical mi
Driving distance 578 mi 930.20 km 502.27 nautical mi

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