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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Zurich (ZRH)

Flight distance from Paris to Zurich (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Zurich Airport) is 297 miles / 478 kilometers / 258 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) is 426 miles / 686 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

How far is Zurich from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 296.734 miles
  • 477.547 kilometers
  • 257.855 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
  • 295.965 miles
  • 476.310 kilometers
  • 257.187 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 Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Paris and Zurich.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (151 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Zurich (ZRH).

Distance:
297
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
297

Round trip?