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Distance between Brest (BES) and Caen (CFR)

Flight distance from Brest to Caen (Brest Bretagne Airport – Caen – Carpiquet Airport) is 188 miles / 302 kilometers / 163 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Brest (BES) to Caen (CFR) is 221 miles / 356 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Brest Bretagne Airport (BES) and Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR).

How far is Caen from Brest?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 187.903 miles
  • 302.400 kilometers
  • 163.283 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
  • 187.376 miles
  • 301.552 kilometers
  • 162.825 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 Caen – Carpiquet Airport
City: Caen
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CFR
ICAO Code: LFRK
Coordinates: 49°10′23″N, 0°26′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brest and Caen.

Time Difference

Brest

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Caen

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (116 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brest (BES) → Caen (CFR).

Distance:
188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
188

Round trip?