# Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Shanghai (Hong Kong International Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 779 miles / 1254 kilometers / 677 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Hong Kong (HKG) to Shanghai (PVG) is 926 miles / 1491 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 59 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Hong Kong to Shanghai.

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

## How far is Shanghai from Hong Kong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 779.090 miles
• 1253.823 kilometers
• 677.010 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
• 780.237 miles
• 1255.669 kilometers
• 678.007 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 Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″E

B Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Hong Kong and Shanghai.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
779
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
779

Round trip?