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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Sydney (YQY)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Sydney (Frankfurt Airport – Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport) is 3073 miles / 4945 kilometers / 2670 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Sydney.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport (YQY).

How far is Sydney from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3072.774 miles
  • 4945.150 kilometers
  • 2670.167 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
  • 3063.737 miles
  • 4930.607 kilometers
  • 2662.315 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 Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQY
ICAO Code: CYQY
Coordinates: 46°9′41″N, 60°2′52″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Sydney is 5 hours. Sydney is 5 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Sydney

 ADT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 343 kg (756 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Sydney (YQY).

Distance:
3073
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3073

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