Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to London.
Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
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)
- 320.270 miles
- 515.425 kilometers
- 278.307 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
- 319.268 miles
- 513.812 kilometers
- 277.436 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
The time difference between Cologne and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour behind Cologne.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (159 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cologne (CGN) → London (LGW).