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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and London (LCY)

Flight distance from Cologne to London (Cologne Bonn Airport – London City Airport) is 311 miles / 500 kilometers / 270 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to London (LCY) is 365 miles / 588 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and London City Airport (LCY).

How far is London from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 310.941 miles
  • 500.411 kilometers
  • 270.200 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
  • 309.978 miles
  • 498.862 kilometers
  • 269.364 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 London City Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LCY
ICAO Code: EGLC
Coordinates: 51°30′19″N, 0°3′19″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cologne and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour behind Cologne.

Time Difference

Cologne

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London

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (156 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → London (LCY).

Distance:
311
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
311

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