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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Colombo (CMB)

Flight distance from Paris to Colombo (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Bandaranaike International Airport) is 5273 miles / 8486 kilometers / 4582 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path from Paris to Colombo.

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB).

How far is Colombo from Paris?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Paris and Colombo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5272.858 miles
  • 8485.843 kilometers
  • 4581.988 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
  • 5270.992 miles
  • 8482.839 kilometers
  • 4580.367 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 Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

B Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Paris and Colombo is 4 hours 30 minutes. Colombo is 4 hours 30 minutes ahead of Paris.

Time Difference

Paris

 CET

Colombo

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 620 kg (1 366 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Colombo (CMB).

Distance:
5273
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5273

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