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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Munich (MUC)

Flight distance from Cologne to Munich (Cologne Bonn Airport – Munich Airport) is 271 miles / 437 kilometers / 236 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Munich (MUC) is 345 miles / 555 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Munich Airport (MUC).

How far is Munich from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 271.248 miles
  • 436.531 kilometers
  • 235.708 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
  • 270.732 miles
  • 435.701 kilometers
  • 235.260 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 Munich Airport
City: Munich
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: MUC
ICAO Code: EDDM
Coordinates: 48°21′13″N, 11°47′9″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Munich.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Munich

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Munich (MUC).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
271

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