# How far is Jinghong from Luang Prabang?

The distance between Luang Prabang (Luang Prabang International Airport) and Jinghong (Jinghong Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport) is 169 miles / 272 kilometers / 147 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Luang Prabang (LPQ) to Jinghong (JHG) is 298 miles / 480 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 5 hours 40 minutes.

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## Distance from Luang Prabang to Jinghong

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Luang Prabang to Jinghong. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 169.137 miles
• 272.199 kilometers
• 146.976 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 169.584 miles
• 272.920 kilometers
• 147.365 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Luang Prabang to Jinghong?

The estimated flight time from Luang Prabang International Airport to Jinghong Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport is 49 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Luang Prabang and Jinghong?

The time difference between Luang Prabang and Jinghong is 1 hour. Jinghong is 1 hour ahead of Luang Prabang.

## Flight carbon footprint between Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ) and Jinghong Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport (JHG)

On average, flying from Luang Prabang to Jinghong generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 110 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Luang Prabang to Jinghong

See the map of the shortest flight path between Luang Prabang International Airport (LPQ) and Jinghong Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport (JHG).

## Airport information

Origin Luang Prabang International Airport
City: Luang Prabang
Country: Laos
IATA Code: LPQ
ICAO Code: VLLB
Coordinates: 19°53′50″N, 102°9′39″E
Destination Jinghong Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport
City: Jinghong
Country: China
IATA Code: JHG
ICAO Code: ZPJH
Coordinates: 21°58′26″N, 100°45′36″E