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Distance between London (LHR) and Nanjing (NKG)

Distance from Heathrow Airport to Nanjing Lukou International Airport is 5627 miles / 9055 kilometers / 4889 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5626.655 miles
  • 9055.223 kilometers
  • 4889.429 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
  • 5613.862 miles
  • 9034.635 kilometers
  • 4878.313 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) is 11 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Nanjing Lukou International Airport
City: Nanjing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: NKG
ICAO Code: ZSNJ
Coordinates: 31°44′31″N, 118°51′43″E

Map

Flight map from London to Nanjing.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Nanjing (NKG).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5627

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