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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Birmingham (BHX)

Flight distance from Cologne to Birmingham (Cologne Bonn Airport – Birmingham Airport) is 397 miles / 640 kilometers / 345 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Birmingham (BHX) is 482 miles / 776 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Birmingham Airport (BHX).

How far is Birmingham from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 397.435 miles
  • 639.610 kilometers
  • 345.362 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
  • 396.251 miles
  • 637.704 kilometers
  • 344.333 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 Birmingham Airport
City: Birmingham
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHX
ICAO Code: EGBB
Coordinates: 52°27′14″N, 1°44′52″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cologne and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Cologne.

Time Difference

Cologne

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Birmingham

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (184 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Birmingham (BHX).

Distance:
397
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
397

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