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Distance between Dresden (DRS) and Cologne (CGN)

Flight distance from Dresden to Cologne (Dresden Airport – Cologne Bonn Airport) is 289 miles / 466 kilometers / 252 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Dresden (DRS) to Cologne (CGN) is 355 miles / 572 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Dresden Airport (DRS) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

How far is Cologne from Dresden?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 289.445 miles
  • 465.817 kilometers
  • 251.521 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
  • 288.540 miles
  • 464.360 kilometers
  • 250.734 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 Dresden Airport
City: Dresden
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: DRS
ICAO Code: EDDC
Coordinates: 51°7′58″N, 13°46′1″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dresden and Cologne.

Time Difference

Dresden

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Cologne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dresden (DRS) → Cologne (CGN).

Distance:
289
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
289

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