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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Ottawa (YOW)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Ottawa (Frankfurt Airport – Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport) is 3729 miles / 6001 kilometers / 3240 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Ottawa.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW).

How far is Ottawa from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3728.696 miles
  • 6000.755 kilometers
  • 3240.149 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
  • 3717.857 miles
  • 5983.310 kilometers
  • 3230.729 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 Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport
City: Ottawa
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YOW
ICAO Code: CYOW
Coordinates: 45°19′20″N, 75°40′9″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Ottawa is 6 hours. Ottawa is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Ottawa

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 423 kg (932 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Ottawa (YOW).

Distance:
3729
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3729

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