# How far is Nantes from Caen?

The distance between Caen (Caen – Carpiquet Airport) and Nantes (Nantes Atlantique Airport) is 150 miles / 241 kilometers / 130 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Caen (CFR) to Nantes (NTE) is 181 miles / 292 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 22 minutes.

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## Distance from Caen to Nantes

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 149.526 miles
• 240.639 kilometers
• 129.935 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
• 149.471 miles
• 240.550 kilometers
• 129.887 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 Nantes?

The estimated flight time from Caen – Carpiquet Airport to Nantes Atlantique Airport is 46 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE)

On average, flying from Caen to Nantes generates about 47 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 47 kilograms equals 104 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 Nantes

See the map of the shortest flight path between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE).

## 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 Nantes Atlantique Airport
City: Nantes
Country: France
IATA Code: NTE
ICAO Code: LFRS
Coordinates: 47°9′11″N, 1°36′38″W