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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Zurich (ZRH)

Flight distance from Cologne to Zurich (Cologne Bonn Airport – Zurich Airport) is 244 miles / 392 kilometers / 212 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Cologne (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) is 352 miles / 566 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

How far is Zurich from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 243.514 miles
  • 391.897 kilometers
  • 211.607 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
  • 243.427 miles
  • 391.757 kilometers
  • 211.532 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 Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cologne and Zurich.

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Zurich

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (134 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Zurich (ZRH).

Distance:
244
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
244

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