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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 57 minutes.

Brest – Cherbourg

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158
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254
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137
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How far is Cherbourg from Brest?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Brest to Cherbourg is 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brest and Cherbourg.

Brest time to Cherbourg time converter

Time in Brest: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Cherbourg: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Brest to Cherbourg generates about 48 kg of CO2 per passenger, 48 kilograms is equal to 106 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Brest to Cherbourg

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

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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