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

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Shanghai (Hong Kong International Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 764 miles / 1230 kilometers / 664 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Hong Kong (HKG) to Shanghai (SHA) is 905 miles / 1457 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).

## 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)
• 764.277 miles
• 1229.984 kilometers
• 664.138 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
• 765.530 miles
• 1232.000 kilometers
• 665.227 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 Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China
IATA Code: SHA
ICAO Code: ZSSS
Coordinates: 31°11′52″N, 121°20′9″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 131 kg (290 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → Shanghai (SHA).

Distance:
764
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
764

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