# How far is Zurich from Florence?

The distance between Florence (Florence Airport) and Zurich (Zurich Airport) is 283 miles / 456 kilometers / 246 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) is 367 miles / 590 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 38 minutes.

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## Distance from Florence to Zurich

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Florence to Zurich. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 283.262 miles
• 455.866 kilometers
• 246.148 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 283.200 miles
• 455.767 kilometers
• 246.094 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Florence to Zurich?

The estimated flight time from Florence Airport to Zurich Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Florence Airport (FLR) and Zurich Airport (ZRH)

On average, flying from Florence to Zurich generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 147 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Florence to Zurich

See the map of the shortest flight path between Florence Airport (FLR) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

## Airport information

Origin Florence Airport
City: Florence
Country: Italy
IATA Code: FLR
ICAO Code: LIRQ
Coordinates: 43°48′36″N, 11°12′18″E
Destination Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E