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How far is Cologne from Lyon?

Distance between Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) and Cologne (Cologne Bonn Airport) is 367 miles / 591 kilometers / 319 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Lyon (LYS) to Cologne (CGN) is 465 miles / 749 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 1 minutes.

Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport – Cologne Bonn Airport

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Distance from Lyon to Cologne

There are several ways to calculate distance from Lyon to Cologne. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 367.454 miles
  • 591.359 kilometers
  • 319.309 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
  • 367.379 miles
  • 591.239 kilometers
  • 319.243 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).

How long does it take to fly from Lyon to Cologne?

Estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport is 1 hour 11 minutes.

What is the time difference between Lyon and Cologne?

There is no time difference between Lyon and Cologne.

Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN)

On average flying from Lyon to Cologne generates about 79 kg of CO2 per passenger, 79 kilograms is equal to 174 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lyon to Cologne

Shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

Airport information

Origin Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E
Destination 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