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Distance between Paris (CDG) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Paris to London (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 216 miles / 348 kilometers / 188 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to London (LHR) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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)
  • 216.021 miles
  • 347.653 kilometers
  • 187.718 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
  • 215.720 miles
  • 347.168 kilometers
  • 187.456 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 Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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 57 kg (125 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → London (LHR).

Distance:
216
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
216

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