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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to London (Frankfurt Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 392 miles / 631 kilometers / 340 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to London (LGW) is 472 miles / 759 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

How far is London from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 391.803 miles
  • 630.546 kilometers
  • 340.468 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
  • 390.624 miles
  • 628.649 kilometers
  • 339.443 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 London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

London

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 83 kg (182 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → London (LGW).

Distance:
392
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
392

Round trip?