# 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
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

B Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: 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.

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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

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