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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Penang (PEN)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Penang (Frankfurt Airport – Penang International Airport) is 6018 miles / 9685 kilometers / 5229 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Penang.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Penang International Airport (PEN).

How far is Penang from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6017.861 miles
  • 9684.808 kilometers
  • 5229.378 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
  • 6014.861 miles
  • 9679.981 kilometers
  • 5226.772 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 Penang International Airport
City: Penang
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: PEN
ICAO Code: WMKP
Coordinates: 5°17′49″N, 100°16′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Penang is 7 hours. Penang is 7 hours ahead of Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CET

Penang

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 719 kg (1 585 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Penang (PEN).

Distance:
6018
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6018

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