Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Cologne to Edinburgh (Cologne Bonn Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 558 miles / 898 kilometers / 485 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 557.926 miles
  • 897.895 kilometers
  • 484.825 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
  • 556.630 miles
  • 895.809 kilometers
  • 483.698 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 Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Edinburgh

 GMT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
558
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
558

Round trip?