# How far is Bordeaux from Caen?

The distance between Caen (Caen – Carpiquet Airport) and Bordeaux (Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers / 261 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Caen (CFR) to Bordeaux (BOD) is 383 miles / 616 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 20 minutes.

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## Distance from Caen to Bordeaux

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Caen to Bordeaux. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 300.407 miles
• 483.459 kilometers
• 261.047 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
• 300.471 miles
• 483.561 kilometers
• 261.102 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 Caen to Bordeaux?

The estimated flight time from Caen – Carpiquet Airport to Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport (BOD)

On average, flying from Caen to Bordeaux generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 69 kilograms equals 153 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Caen to Bordeaux

See the map of the shortest flight path between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport (BOD).

## Airport information

Origin Caen – Carpiquet Airport
City: Caen
Country: France
IATA Code: CFR
ICAO Code: LFRK
Coordinates: 49°10′23″N, 0°26′59″W
Destination Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport
City: Bordeaux
Country: France
IATA Code: BOD
ICAO Code: LFBD
Coordinates: 44°49′41″N, 0°42′56″W