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Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and London (LHR)

Distance from Hong Kong to London (Hong Kong International Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 5995 miles / 9648 kilometers / 5209 nautical miles.

How far is London from Hong Kong?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Hong Kong and London. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5994.709 miles
  • 9647.548 kilometers
  • 5209.259 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
  • 5984.311 miles
  • 9630.815 kilometers
  • 5200.224 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 International Airport (HKG) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 11 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hong Kong and London is 7 hours. London is 7 hours behind Hong Kong.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 725 kg (1 597 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Hong Kong to London flight path

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → London (LHR).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
5995
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5995

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