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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Cologne to Frankfurt (Cologne Bonn Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 85 miles / 136 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 104 miles / 167 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

How far is Frankfurt from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 84.774 miles
  • 136.431 kilometers
  • 73.667 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
  • 84.619 miles
  • 136.182 kilometers
  • 73.532 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Frankfurt

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 37 kg (83 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
85
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
85

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