Distance from Washington, DC to Atlanta, GA

Distance

640 mi

Time

9 hours 58 mins

Gas Cost

$52 - $102

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There are 542.29 miles from Washington to Atlanta in southwest direction and 640 miles (1,029.98 kilometers) by car, following the I-85 S route.

Washington and Atlanta are 9 hours 58 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Washington, DC to Atlanta, GA. The halfway point is Trinity, NC.

Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 8:45 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 29.62 gallons of gas to cover the route between Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Washington to Atlanta is $84.71.

During the route, an average car will release 580.27 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA

If you want to meet halfway between Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.872444 and -80.011261, or 35º 52' 20.7984" N, 80º 0' 40.5396" W. This location is 319.87 miles away from Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA and it would take approximately 4 hours 59 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Trinity, NC, situated 326.69 miles from Washington, DC and 314.34 miles from Atlanta, GA. It would take 5 hours 7 mins to go from Washington to Trinity and 4 hours 56 mins to go from Atlanta to Trinity.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Washington, DC and Atlanta, GA is Greensboro, NC, situated 309.55 miles from Washington, DC and 331.81 miles from Atlanta, GA. It would take 4 hours 53 mins to go from Washington to and 5 hours 12 mins to go from Atlanta to Greensboro.

Major Cities Along the Route

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

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Weather in Washington and Atlanta

Washington

Rain tomorrow through Thursday, with high temperatures rising to 87°F next Friday.

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85° 69° 75° 69° 80° 66° 81° 76° 83° 76°
3% Rain probability 98% Rain probability 90% Rain probability 90% Rain probability 93% Rain probability
5 143 degrees 8 73 degrees 3 80 degrees 8 149 degrees 9 162 degrees

Atlanta

Rain tomorrow through Tuesday, with high temperatures falling to 86°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
90° 73° 93° 72° 90° 73° 87° 71° 86° 71°
28% Rain probability 57% Rain probability 68% Rain probability 73% Rain probability 77% Rain probability
5 79 degrees 6 236 degrees 6 278 degrees 4 345 degrees 4 76 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 542.29 mi 872.73 km 471.24 nautical mi
Driving distance 640 mi 1,029.56 km 555.92 nautical mi

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