How far is London from Paris?

The distance between Paris (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport) and London (London Heathrow Airport) is 216 miles / 348 kilometers / 188 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Paris (CDG) to London (LHR) is 301 miles / 484 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 15 minutes.

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Distance from Paris to London

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Paris to London. Here are two standard 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 planet.

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).

How long does it take to fly from Paris to London?

The estimated flight time from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 54 minutes.

What is the time difference between Paris and London?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

On average, flying from Paris to London generates about 57 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 57 kilograms equals 125 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Paris to London

See the map of the shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Airport information

Origin Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E
Destination London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W