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Distance between London (LHR) and Cologne (CGN)

Flight distance from London to Cologne (London Heathrow Airport – Cologne Bonn Airport) is 333 miles / 536 kilometers / 289 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Cologne (CGN) is 398 miles / 640 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Cologne.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

How far is Cologne from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Cologne. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 332.984 miles
  • 535.886 kilometers
  • 289.356 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
  • 331.950 miles
  • 534.222 kilometers
  • 288.457 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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Cologne Bonn Airport
City: Cologne
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: CGN
ICAO Code: EDDK
Coordinates: 50°51′57″N, 7°8′33″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Cologne is 1 hour. Cologne is 1 hour ahead of London.

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Cologne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 74 kg (163 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Cologne (CGN).

Distance:
333
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
333

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