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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Paris to Edinburgh (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 540 miles / 870 kilometers / 470 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 649 miles / 1044 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Paris to Edinburgh.

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 540.451 miles
  • 869.771 kilometers
  • 469.639 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
  • 539.772 miles
  • 868.678 kilometers
  • 469.049 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 Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Paris

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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (231 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
540
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
540

Round trip?