# How far is Cherbourg from Bordeaux?

The distance between Bordeaux (Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport) and Cherbourg (Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport) is 335 miles / 539 kilometers / 291 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Bordeaux (BOD) to Cherbourg (CER) is 434 miles / 699 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 41 minutes.

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## Distance from Bordeaux to Cherbourg

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Bordeaux to Cherbourg. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 334.978 miles
• 539.095 kilometers
• 291.088 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 335.026 miles
• 539.171 kilometers
• 291.129 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Bordeaux to Cherbourg?

The estimated flight time from Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport to Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport is 1 hour and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport (BOD) and Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport (CER)

On average, flying from Bordeaux to Cherbourg generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 74 kilograms equals 164 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Bordeaux to Cherbourg

See the map of the shortest flight path between Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport (BOD) and Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport (CER).

## Airport information

Origin Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport
City: Bordeaux
Country: France
IATA Code: BOD
ICAO Code: LFBD
Coordinates: 44°49′41″N, 0°42′56″W
Destination Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport
City: Cherbourg
Country: France
IATA Code: CER
ICAO Code: LFRC
Coordinates: 49°39′0″N, 1°28′13″W