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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 8 minutes.

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).

How far is Cardiff from Paris?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Paris and Cardiff. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Paris

 CET

Cardiff

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Cardiff (CWL).

Distance:
309
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
309

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