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Distance between Seoul (GMP) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Seoul to Shanghai (Seoul Gimpo International Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 526 miles / 846 kilometers / 457 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Seoul (GMP) to Shanghai (PVG) is 2077 miles / 3343 kilometers and travel time by car is about 131 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seoul to Shanghai.

Shortest flight path between Seoul Gimpo International Airport (GMP) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

How far is Shanghai from Seoul?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 525.870 miles
  • 846.306 kilometers
  • 456.969 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
  • 526.427 miles
  • 847.201 kilometers
  • 457.452 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 Seoul Gimpo International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: GMP
ICAO Code: RKSS
Coordinates: 37°33′29″N, 126°47′27″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 Seoul and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour behind Seoul.

Time Difference

Seoul

 KST

Shanghai

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seoul (GMP) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
526
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
526

Round trip?