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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Shanghai (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 1107 miles / 1782 kilometers / 962 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Shanghai (PVG) is 1294 miles / 2083 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

How far is Shanghai from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1107.446 miles
  • 1782.262 kilometers
  • 962.344 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
  • 1105.636 miles
  • 1779.349 kilometers
  • 960.772 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 Flag of China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Shanghai.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

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Shanghai

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (346 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
1107
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1107

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