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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Chengdu (CTU)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Chengdu (Frankfurt Airport – Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport) is 4865 miles / 7829 kilometers / 4228 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Chengdu.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU).

How far is Chengdu from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Chengdu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4864.991 miles
  • 7829.444 kilometers
  • 4227.561 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
  • 4854.456 miles
  • 7812.490 kilometers
  • 4218.407 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
City: Chengdu
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CTU
ICAO Code: ZUUU
Coordinates: 30°34′42″N, 103°56′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Chengdu is 6 hours. Chengdu is 6 hours ahead of Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Chengdu

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 566 kg (1 248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Chengdu (CTU).

Distance:
4865
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4865

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