Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to Westerland.
Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Sylt Airport (GWT).
How far is Westerland from Cologne?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cologne and Westerland. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 284.302 miles
- 457.540 kilometers
- 247.052 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
- 284.053 miles
- 457.139 kilometers
- 246.835 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 Westerland.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cologne (CGN) → Westerland (GWT).