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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Edinburgh (Frankfurt Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 643 miles / 1034 kilometers / 558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 845 miles / 1360 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 642.698 miles
  • 1034.323 kilometers
  • 558.490 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
  • 641.247 miles
  • 1031.987 kilometers
  • 557.228 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 Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Edinburgh is 1 hour. Edinburgh is 1 hour behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Edinburgh

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
643
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
643

Round trip?