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Distance between Seoul (GMP) and Shanghai (SHA)

Flight distance from Seoul to Shanghai (Seoul Gimpo International Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 538 miles / 865 kilometers / 467 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Seoul (GMP) to Shanghai (SHA) is 2059 miles / 3313 kilometers and travel time by car is about 139 hours 53 minutes.

Seoul – Shanghai

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538
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865
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467
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How far is Shanghai from Seoul?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Seoul Gimpo International Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Seoul and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour behind Seoul.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Seoul to Shanghai generates about 104 kg of CO2 per passenger, 104 kilograms is equal to 230 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SHA
ICAO Code: ZSSS
Coordinates: 31°11′52″N, 121°20′9″E

Airlines flying from Seoul (GMP) to Shanghai (SHA)

Asiana Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Korean Air
Shanghai Airlines