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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Bern (BRN)

Flight distance from Cologne to Bern (Cologne Bonn Airport – Bern Airport) is 274 miles / 440 kilometers / 238 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Bern (BRN) is 364 miles / 586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Bern Airport (BRN).

How far is Bern from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 273.550 miles
  • 440.236 kilometers
  • 237.708 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
  • 273.517 miles
  • 440.182 kilometers
  • 237.679 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 Bern Airport
City: Bern
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: BRN
ICAO Code: LSZB
Coordinates: 46°54′50″N, 7°29′49″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Bern.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Bern

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Bern (BRN).

Distance:
274
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
274

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