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Distance between Paris (CDG) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Paris to London (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 191 miles / 308 kilometers / 166 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to London (LGW) is 275 miles / 443 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 191.372 miles
  • 307.983 kilometers
  • 166.298 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
  • 191.097 miles
  • 307.540 kilometers
  • 166.058 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 London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (117 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → London (LGW).

Distance:
191
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
191

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