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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Cologne and Zurich.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (134 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cologne (CGN) → Zurich (ZRH).