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Distance between Cardiff (CWL) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Distance from Cardiff to Edinburgh (Cardiff Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 315 miles / 507 kilometers / 274 nautical miles.

How far is Edinburgh from Cardiff?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cardiff and Edinburgh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 314.899 miles
  • 506.780 kilometers
  • 273.639 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
  • 314.605 miles
  • 506.308 kilometers
  • 273.384 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cardiff and Edinburgh.

Time Difference

Cardiff
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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (151 pounds).

Airport information


A Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W

B Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Cardiff to Edinburgh flight path

Shortest flight path between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cardiff (CWL) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
315
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
315

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