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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Amsterdam (AMS)

Flight distance from Cologne to Amsterdam (Cologne Bonn Airport – Amsterdam Airport Schiphol) is 143 miles / 230 kilometers / 124 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Amsterdam (AMS) is 171 miles / 276 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to Amsterdam.

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

How far is Amsterdam from Cologne?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cologne and Amsterdam. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 142.966 miles
  • 230.081 kilometers
  • 124.234 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
  • 142.693 miles
  • 229.642 kilometers
  • 123.997 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 Cologne Bonn Airport
City: Cologne
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: CGN
ICAO Code: EDDK
Coordinates: 50°51′57″N, 7°8′33″E

B Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Amsterdam.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Amsterdam

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Amsterdam (AMS).

Distance:
143
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
143

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