Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Philadelphia.
Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).
How far is Philadelphia from Frankfurt?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3948.691 miles
- 6354.802 kilometers
- 3431.319 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
- 3938.202 miles
- 6337.922 kilometers
- 3422.204 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Frankfurt and Philadelphia is 6 hours. Philadelphia is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 450 kg (992 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Frankfurt (FRA) → Philadelphia (PHL).