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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Paris (CDG)

Flight distance from Seattle to Paris (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport) is 5016 miles / 8073 kilometers / 4359 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path from Seattle to Paris.

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG).

How far is Paris from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Paris. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5016.173 miles
  • 8072.748 kilometers
  • 4358.935 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
  • 5001.520 miles
  • 8049.166 kilometers
  • 4346.202 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

B Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Paris is 9 hours. Paris is 9 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 586 kg (1 292 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (SEA) → Paris (CDG).

Distance:
5016
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5016

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