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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Kiel (KEL)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Kiel (Frankfurt Airport – Kiel Airport) is 309 miles / 497 kilometers / 268 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to Kiel (KEL) is 375 miles / 603 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kiel Airport (KEL).

How far is Kiel from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 308.550 miles
  • 496.563 kilometers
  • 268.123 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
  • 308.301 miles
  • 496.163 kilometers
  • 267.907 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 Kiel Airport
City: Kiel
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: KEL
ICAO Code: EDHK
Coordinates: 54°22′45″N, 10°8′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Frankfurt and Kiel.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

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Kiel

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Kiel (KEL).

Distance:
309
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
309

Round trip?