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Distance between Brest (BES) and Cherbourg (CER)

Flight distance from Brest to Cherbourg (Brest Bretagne Airport – Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport) is 158 miles / 254 kilometers / 137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Brest (BES) to Cherbourg (CER) is 256 miles / 412 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Brest to Cherbourg.

Shortest flight path between Brest Bretagne Airport (BES) and Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport (CER).

How far is Cherbourg from Brest?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Brest and Cherbourg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 157.574 miles
  • 253.591 kilometers
  • 136.928 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
  • 157.224 miles
  • 253.028 kilometers
  • 136.624 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 Brest Bretagne Airport
City: Brest
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: BES
ICAO Code: LFRB
Coordinates: 48°26′52″N, 4°25′6″W

B Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport
City: Cherbourg
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CER
ICAO Code: LFRC
Coordinates: 49°39′0″N, 1°28′13″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brest and Cherbourg.

Time Difference

Brest

 CEST

Cherbourg

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (106 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brest (BES) → Cherbourg (CER).

Distance:
158
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
158

Round trip?