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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Paris to Frankfurt (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 279 miles / 448 kilometers / 242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 337 miles / 543 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

How far is Frankfurt from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 278.507 miles
  • 448.213 kilometers
  • 242.016 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
  • 277.706 miles
  • 446.925 kilometers
  • 241.320 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Paris and Frankfurt.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
279

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