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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Kiel (KEL)

Flight distance from Cologne to Kiel (Cologne Bonn Airport – Kiel Airport) is 274 miles / 441 kilometers / 238 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Kiel (KEL) is 323 miles / 520 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 51 minutes.

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).

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 Kiel Airport
City: Kiel
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: KEL
ICAO Code: EDHK
Coordinates: 54°22′45″N, 10°8′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Kiel.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Kiel

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Kiel (KEL).

Distance:
274
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
274

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