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Distance between Dresden (DRS) and Kiel (KEL)

Flight distance from Dresden to Kiel (Dresden Airport – Kiel Airport) is 271 miles / 436 kilometers / 235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Dresden (DRS) to Kiel (KEL) is 356 miles / 573 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Dresden Airport (DRS) and Kiel Airport (KEL).

How far is Kiel from Dresden?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 271.004 miles
  • 436.138 kilometers
  • 235.496 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
  • 270.584 miles
  • 435.463 kilometers
  • 235.131 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 Kiel Airport
City: Kiel
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: KEL
ICAO Code: EDHK
Coordinates: 54°22′45″N, 10°8′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dresden and Kiel.

Time Difference

Dresden

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Kiel

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (143 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dresden (DRS) → Kiel (KEL).

Distance:
271
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
271

Round trip?