# Distance between Geneva (GVA) and Barcelona (BCN)

Flight distance from Geneva to Barcelona (Geneva Airport – Barcelona–El Prat Airport) is 396 miles / 638 kilometers / 344 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) is 498 miles / 801 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 52 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Geneva to Barcelona.

Shortest flight path between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).

## How far is Barcelona from Geneva?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Geneva and Barcelona. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 396.138 miles
• 637.523 kilometers
• 344.235 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
• 396.092 miles
• 637.448 kilometers
• 344.194 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 Geneva Airport
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland
IATA Code: GVA
ICAO Code: LSGG
Coordinates: 46°14′17″N, 6°6′32″E

B Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Geneva and Barcelona.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 83 kg (184 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Geneva (GVA) → Barcelona (BCN).

Distance:
396
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
396

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