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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Cardiff (CWL)

Flight distance from Paris to Cardiff (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Cardiff Airport) is 309 miles / 497 kilometers / 268 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) is 435 miles / 700 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 39 minutes.

Paris – Cardiff

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309
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497
Kilometers
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268
Nautical miles

How far is Cardiff from Paris?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 308.878 miles
  • 497.091 kilometers
  • 268.408 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
  • 308.165 miles
  • 495.943 kilometers
  • 267.788 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 Paris to Cardiff is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Paris and Cardiff is 1 hour. Cardiff is 1 hour behind Paris.

Paris time to Cardiff time converter

Time in Paris: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Cardiff: 00:00

Current local times

Paris

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Cardiff

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Paris to Cardiff generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, 70 kilograms is equal to 155 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Paris to Cardiff

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Cardiff Airport (CWL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W