Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Beijing (PEK)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Beijing (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 746 miles / 1200 kilometers / 648 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Beijing (PEK) is 913 miles / 1470 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lanzhou to Beijing.

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK).

How far is Beijing from Lanzhou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lanzhou and Beijing. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 745.524 miles
• 1199.804 kilometers
• 647.843 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
• 744.070 miles
• 1197.464 kilometers
• 646.579 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 Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Beijing.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (285 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Beijing (PEK).

Distance:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
746

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