Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to Dresden.
Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Dresden Airport (DRS).
How far is Dresden from Cologne?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cologne and Dresden. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 289.445 miles
- 465.817 kilometers
- 251.521 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
- 288.540 miles
- 464.360 kilometers
- 250.734 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Cologne and Dresden.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cologne (CGN) → Dresden (DRS).