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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Lugano (LUG)

Flight distance from Cologne to Lugano (Cologne Bonn Airport – Lugano Airport) is 346 miles / 556 kilometers / 300 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Lugano (LUG) is 460 miles / 740 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Lugano Airport (LUG).

How far is Lugano from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 345.582 miles
  • 556.160 kilometers
  • 300.302 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
  • 345.514 miles
  • 556.051 kilometers
  • 300.244 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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Lugano.

Time Difference

Cologne

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Lugano

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Lugano (LUG).

Distance:
346
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
346

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