# 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
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: 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.

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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
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1107

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