# Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Lydd (LYX)

Flight distance from Cologne to Lydd (Cologne Bonn Airport – Lydd Airport) is 271 miles / 436 kilometers / 236 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Lydd (LYX) is 318 miles / 511 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cologne to Lydd.

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Lydd Airport (LYX).

## How far is Lydd from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 271.102 miles
• 436.296 kilometers
• 235.581 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
• 270.252 miles
• 434.929 kilometers
• 234.843 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
IATA Code: CGN
ICAO Code: EDDK
Coordinates: 50°51′57″N, 7°8′33″E

B Lydd Airport
City: Lydd
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LYX
ICAO Code: EGMD
Coordinates: 50°57′21″N, 0°56′21″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (143 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Lydd (LYX).

Distance:
271
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
271

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