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Distance between Dortmund (DTM) and Zurich (ZRH)

Flight distance from Dortmund to Zurich (Dortmund Airport – Zurich Airport) is 283 miles / 456 kilometers / 246 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Dortmund (DTM) to Zurich (ZRH) is 394 miles / 634 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dortmund to Zurich.

Shortest flight path between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

How far is Zurich from Dortmund?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Dortmund and Zurich. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 283.289 miles
  • 455.909 kilometers
  • 246.171 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
  • 283.209 miles
  • 455.781 kilometers
  • 246.102 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 Dortmund Airport
City: Dortmund
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: DTM
ICAO Code: EDLW
Coordinates: 51°31′5″N, 7°36′44″E

B Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dortmund and Zurich.

Time Difference

Dortmund

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Zurich

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dortmund (DTM) → Zurich (ZRH).

Distance:
283
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
283

Round trip?