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Distance between London (LHR) and Beijing (PEK)

Distance from Heathrow Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport is 5080 miles / 8175 kilometers / 4414 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5079.903 miles
  • 8175.311 kilometers
  • 4414.315 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
  • 5066.230 miles
  • 8153.307 kilometers
  • 4402.434 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 Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) is 10 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Beijing is 8 hours. Beijing is 8 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Map

Flight map from London to Beijing.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Beijing (PEK).

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Air miles:
5080
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5080

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