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Distance between Lugano (LUG) and Zurich (ZRH)

Flight distance from Lugano to Zurich (Lugano Airport – Zurich Airport) is 102 miles / 165 kilometers / 89 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) is 137 miles / 221 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lugano to Zurich.

Shortest flight path between Lugano Airport (LUG) and Zurich Airport (ZRH).

How far is Zurich from Lugano?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lugano and Zurich. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 102.327 miles
  • 164.679 kilometers
  • 88.920 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
  • 102.345 miles
  • 164.708 kilometers
  • 88.935 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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

B Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lugano and Zurich.

Time Difference

Lugano

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Zurich

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 40 kg (88 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lugano (LUG) → Zurich (ZRH).

Distance:
102
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
102

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