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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Shanghai (Frankfurt Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 5518 miles / 8880 kilometers / 4795 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 56 minutes.

Frankfurt – Shanghai

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5518
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8880
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4795
Nautical miles

How far is Shanghai from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5517.519 miles
  • 8879.586 kilometers
  • 4794.593 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
  • 5505.205 miles
  • 8859.768 kilometers
  • 4783.892 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai is 10 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Frankfurt time to Shanghai time converter

Time in Frankfurt: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Shanghai: 00:00

Current local times

Frankfurt

 CEST

Shanghai

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Frankfurt to Shanghai generates about 652 kg of CO2 per passenger, 652 kilograms is equal to 1 437 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Shanghai

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

Airport information

Origin Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Shanghai (PVG)

Air China
China Eastern Airlines
Lufthansa