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Distance between London (LHR) and Shenzhen (SZX)

Flight distance from London to Shenzhen (London Heathrow Airport – Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport) is 5972 miles / 9611 kilometers / 5190 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path from London to Shenzhen.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport (SZX).

How far is Shenzhen from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5972.230 miles
  • 9611.372 kilometers
  • 5189.726 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
  • 5961.757 miles
  • 9594.518 kilometers
  • 5180.625 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 Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

B Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport
City: Shenzhen
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SZX
ICAO Code: ZGSZ
Coordinates: 22°38′21″N, 113°48′39″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

London

 BST

Shenzhen

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 721 kg (1 591 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Shenzhen (SZX).

Distance:
5972
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5972

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