Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and Gwangju (KWJ)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Gwangju (Hong Kong International Airport – Gwangju Airport) is 1177 miles / 1895 kilometers / 1023 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Hong Kong (HKG) to Gwangju (KWJ) is 2939 miles / 4730 kilometers and travel time by car is about 155 hours 57 minutes.

Hong Kong – Gwangju

Distance arrow
1177
Miles
Distance arrow
1895
Kilometers
Distance arrow
1023
Nautical miles

How far is Gwangju from Hong Kong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1177.494 miles
  • 1894.993 kilometers
  • 1023.215 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
  • 1178.681 miles
  • 1896.903 kilometers
  • 1024.246 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 Hong Kong to Gwangju is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hong Kong and Gwangju is 1 hour. Gwangju is 1 hour ahead of Hong Kong.

Hong Kong time to Gwangju time converter

Time in Hong Kong: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Gwangju: 00:00

Current local times

Hong Kong

 HKT

Gwangju

 KST

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Hong Kong to Gwangju generates about 160 kg of CO2 per passenger, 160 kilograms is equal to 354 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hong Kong to Gwangju

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Gwangju Airport (KWJ).

Airport information

Origin Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″E
Destination Gwangju Airport
City: Gwangju
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: KWJ
ICAO Code: RKJJ
Coordinates: 35°7′35″N, 126°48′32″E