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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Cologne (CGN)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Cologne (Frankfurt Airport – Cologne Bonn Airport) is 85 miles / 136 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Cologne (CGN) is 104 miles / 168 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

How far is Cologne from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 84.774 miles
  • 136.431 kilometers
  • 73.667 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
  • 84.619 miles
  • 136.182 kilometers
  • 73.532 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″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 Frankfurt and Cologne.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Cologne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 37 kg (83 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Cologne (CGN).

Distance:
85
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
85

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