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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Paris to Shanghai (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 5771 miles / 9287 kilometers / 5015 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path from Paris to Shanghai.

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

How far is Shanghai from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5770.755 miles
  • 9287.130 kilometers
  • 5014.649 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
  • 5757.907 miles
  • 9266.453 kilometers
  • 5003.484 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 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

B Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Paris and Shanghai is 7 hours. Shanghai is 7 hours ahead of Paris.

Time Difference

Paris

 CET

Shanghai

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 686 kg (1 512 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
5771
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5771

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