Map of flight path and driving directions from Seoul to Shanghai.
Shortest flight path between Seoul Gimpo International Airport (GMP) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).
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)
- 537.709 miles
- 865.359 kilometers
- 467.256 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
- 538.172 miles
- 866.104 kilometers
- 467.659 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Seoul and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour behind Seoul.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (230 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Seoul (GMP) → Shanghai (SHA).