Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Zurich.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).
How far is Zurich from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Zurich. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 490.736 miles
- 789.762 kilometers
- 426.438 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
- 489.683 miles
- 788.068 kilometers
- 425.523 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Zurich is 1 hour. Zurich is 1 hour ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Zurich (ZRH).