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Distance between Dresden (DRS) and Heraklion (HER)

Flight distance from Dresden to Heraklion (Dresden Airport – Heraklion International Airport) is 1230 miles / 1979 kilometers / 1069 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Dresden (DRS) to Heraklion (HER) is 1548 miles / 2492 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Dresden Airport (DRS) and Heraklion International Airport (HER).

How far is Heraklion from Dresden?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1229.727 miles
  • 1979.055 kilometers
  • 1068.604 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
  • 1229.873 miles
  • 1979.288 kilometers
  • 1068.730 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Dresden and Heraklion is 1 hour. Heraklion is 1 hour ahead of Dresden.

Time Difference

Dresden

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Heraklion

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dresden (DRS) → Heraklion (HER).

Distance:
1230
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1230

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