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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 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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Hong Kong

 HKT

Shanghai

 CST

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

Round trip?