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Distance between London (LHR) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from London to Frankfurt (London Heathrow Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 407 miles / 655 kilometers / 354 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 498 miles / 802 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

How far is Frankfurt from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 407.040 miles
  • 655.068 kilometers
  • 353.708 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
  • 405.834 miles
  • 653.127 kilometers
  • 352.660 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

London

 GMT

Frankfurt

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (187 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
407
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
407

Round trip?