# Distance between London (LHR) and Chengdu (CTU)

Flight distance from London to Chengdu (London Heathrow Airport – Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport) is 5170 miles / 8320 kilometers / 4493 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 17 minutes.

## Map of flight path from London to Chengdu.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU).

## How far is Chengdu from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Chengdu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 5169.966 miles
• 8320.253 kilometers
• 4492.577 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
• 5158.648 miles
• 8302.039 kilometers
• 4482.742 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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
City: Chengdu
Country: China
IATA Code: CTU
ICAO Code: ZUUU
Coordinates: 30°34′42″N, 103°56′49″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Chengdu is 7 hours. Chengdu is 7 hours ahead of London.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 606 kg (1 336 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Chengdu (CTU).

Distance:
5170
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5170

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