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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to London (Frankfurt Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 407 miles / 655 kilometers / 354 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Frankfurt (FRA) to London (LHR) is 496 miles / 799 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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)
  • 407.040 miles
  • 655.068 kilometers
  • 353.708 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
  • 405.834 miles
  • 653.127 kilometers
  • 352.660 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 Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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 85 kg (187 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → London (LHR).

Distance:
407
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
407

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