Map of flight path from London to Guangzhou.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).
How far is Guangzhou from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Guangzhou. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5911.063 miles
- 9512.934 kilometers
- 5136.574 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
- 5900.447 miles
- 9495.849 kilometers
- 5127.348 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Guangzhou is 8 hours. Guangzhou is 8 hours ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 705 kg (1 553 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Guangzhou (CAN).