Distance from Atlanta, GA to Athens, GA

Distance

72 mi

Time

1 hour 30 mins

Gas Cost

$5 - $10

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There are 60.76 miles from Atlanta to Athens in northeast direction and 72 miles (115.87 kilometers) by car, following the GA 316 route.

Atlanta and Athens are 1 hour 30 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Atlanta, GA to Athens, GA. The halfway point is Dacula, GA.

Atlanta, GA and Athens, GA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 1:31 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 3.35 gallons of gas to cover the route between Atlanta, GA and Athens, GA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Atlanta to Athens is $8.57.

During the route, an average car will release 65.62 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Atlanta, GA and Athens, GA

If you want to meet halfway between Atlanta, GA and Athens, GA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 33.973965 and -83.912849, or 33º 58' 26.274" N, 83º 54' 46.2564" W. This location is 36.17 miles away from Atlanta, GA and Athens, GA and it would take approximately 45 minutes 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 Dacula, GA, situated 37.68 miles from Atlanta, GA and 35.56 miles from Athens, GA. It would take 48 minutes to go from Atlanta to Dacula and 46 minutes to go from Athens to Dacula.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Atlanta, GA

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Small cars

From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Atlanta and Athens

Atlanta

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 67°F on Tuesday.

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55° 40° 64° 41° 65° 43° 62° 43° 64° 36°
13% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 9% Rain probability
5 69 degrees 3 90 degrees 6 294 degrees 7 335 degrees 1 115 degrees

Athens

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 65°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
54° 42° 62° 36° 65° 40° 63° 39° 63° 32°
11% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 9% Rain probability
5 51 degrees 3 45 degrees 5 283 degrees 3 324 degrees 1 131 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 60.76 mi 97.78 km 52.80 nautical mi
Driving distance 72 mi 115.87 km 62.57 nautical mi

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