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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Heraklion (HER)

Flight distance from Cologne to Heraklion (Cologne Bonn Airport – Heraklion International Airport) is 1400 miles / 2253 kilometers / 1216 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Heraklion (HER) is 1795 miles / 2888 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Heraklion International Airport (HER).

How far is Heraklion from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1399.781 miles
  • 2252.729 kilometers
  • 1216.376 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
  • 1398.979 miles
  • 2251.438 kilometers
  • 1215.679 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cologne and Heraklion is 1 hour. Heraklion is 1 hour ahead of Cologne.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Heraklion

 EET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Heraklion (HER).

Distance:
1400
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1400

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