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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Budapest (BUD)

Flight distance from Cologne to Budapest (Cologne Bonn Airport – Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) is 725 miles / 1167 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (BUD).

How far is Budapest from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 597.096 miles
  • 960.933 kilometers
  • 518.863 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
  • 595.557 miles
  • 958.456 kilometers
  • 517.525 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 Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
City: Budapest
Country: Hungary Flag of Hungary
IATA Code: BUD
ICAO Code: LHBP
Coordinates: 47°26′12″N, 19°15′20″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Budapest.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Budapest

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Budapest (BUD).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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