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Distance between Zurich (ZRH) and London (LHR)

Distance from Zurich to London (Zurich Airport – Heathrow Airport) is 491 miles / 790 kilometers / 426 nautical miles.

How far is London from Zurich?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Zurich and London. 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Zurich and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour behind Zurich.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (215 pounds).

Airport information


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

B 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

Zurich to London flight path

Shortest flight path between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Zurich (ZRH) → London (LHR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
491

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