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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 904 miles / 1455 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 38 minutes.

Hong Kong – Shanghai

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764
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1230
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664
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How far is Shanghai 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)
  • 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).

How long does it take to fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai?

Estimated flight time from Hong Kong International Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is 1 hour 56 minutes.

What is the time difference between Hong Kong and Shanghai?

There is no time difference between Hong Kong and Shanghai.

Flight carbon footprint between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

On average flying from Hong Kong to Shanghai generates about 131 kg of CO2 per passenger, 131 kilograms is equal to 290 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 Shanghai

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

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 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 Hong Kong (HKG) to Shanghai (SHA)

Cathay Pacific
China Eastern Airlines
Dragonair
Hong Kong Airlines
Shanghai Airlines