How far is Beijing from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Beijing. Here are two common 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 – the shortest distance between two points).
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.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 602 kg (1 327 pounds).
London to Beijing flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Beijing (PEK).