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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Hamburg (HAM)

Flight distance from Cologne to Hamburg (Cologne Bonn Airport – Hamburg Airport) is 226 miles / 364 kilometers / 196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) is 272 miles / 438 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Hamburg Airport (HAM).

How far is Hamburg from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 226.050 miles
  • 363.791 kilometers
  • 196.432 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
  • 225.731 miles
  • 363.279 kilometers
  • 196.155 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 Hamburg Airport
City: Hamburg
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: HAM
ICAO Code: EDDH
Coordinates: 53°37′49″N, 9°59′17″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Hamburg.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Hamburg

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Hamburg (HAM).

Distance:
226
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
226

Round trip?