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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Chengdu is 8 hours. Chengdu is 8 hours ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 606 kg (1 336 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Chengdu (CTU).