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Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Dresden (DRS)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Dresden (Heraklion International Airport – Dresden Airport) is 1230 miles / 1979 kilometers / 1069 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Dresden (DRS) is 1545 miles / 2487 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Heraklion to Dresden.

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Dresden Airport (DRS).

How far is Dresden from Heraklion?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Heraklion and Dresden. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1229.727 miles
  • 1979.055 kilometers
  • 1068.604 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
  • 1229.873 miles
  • 1979.288 kilometers
  • 1068.730 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″E

B Dresden Airport
City: Dresden
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: DRS
ICAO Code: EDDC
Coordinates: 51°7′58″N, 13°46′1″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Heraklion and Dresden is 1 hour. Dresden is 1 hour behind Heraklion.

Time Difference

Heraklion

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Dresden

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Dresden (DRS).

Distance:
1230
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1230

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