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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Geneva (GVA)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Geneva (Frankfurt Airport – Geneva Airport) is 285 miles / 458 kilometers / 248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) is 351 miles / 565 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Geneva Airport (GVA).

How far is Geneva from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 284.888 miles
  • 458.482 kilometers
  • 247.561 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
  • 284.761 miles
  • 458.278 kilometers
  • 247.450 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 Geneva Airport
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: GVA
ICAO Code: LSGG
Coordinates: 46°14′17″N, 6°6′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Frankfurt and Geneva.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Geneva

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Geneva (GVA).

Distance:
285
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
285

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