Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to Kiel.
Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Kiel Airport (KEL).
How far is Kiel from Cologne?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cologne and Kiel. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 273.776 miles
- 440.600 kilometers
- 237.905 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
- 273.425 miles
- 440.036 kilometers
- 237.600 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 Kiel.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cologne (CGN) → Kiel (KEL).