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Distance between Brussels (BRU) and Zurich (ZRH)

Flight distance from Brussels to Zurich (Brussels Airport – Zurich Airport) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers / 261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) is 392 miles / 631 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Brussels to Zurich.

Shortest flight path between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

How far is Zurich from Brussels?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Brussels and Zurich. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.413 miles
  • 483.468 kilometers
  • 261.052 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
  • 300.041 miles
  • 482.869 kilometers
  • 260.728 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 Brussels Airport
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium Flag of Belgium
IATA Code: BRU
ICAO Code: EBBR
Coordinates: 50°54′5″N, 4°29′3″E

B Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brussels and Zurich.

Time Difference

Brussels

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Zurich

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (153 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brussels (BRU) → Zurich (ZRH).

Distance:
300
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
300

Round trip?