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Distance between Malé (MLE) and Guangzhou (CAN)

Flight distance from Malé to Guangzhou (Velana International Airport – Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport) is 2964 miles / 4770 kilometers / 2576 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path from Malé to Guangzhou.

Shortest flight path between Velana International Airport (MLE) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).

How far is Guangzhou from Malé?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Malé and Guangzhou. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2964.139 miles
  • 4770.320 kilometers
  • 2575.767 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
  • 2963.900 miles
  • 4769.935 kilometers
  • 2575.559 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 Velana International Airport
City: Malé
Country: Maldives Flag of Maldives
IATA Code: MLE
ICAO Code: VRMM
Coordinates: 4°11′30″N, 73°31′44″E

B Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Malé and Guangzhou is 3 hours. Guangzhou is 3 hours ahead of Malé.

Time Difference

Malé

 +05

Guangzhou

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 330 kg (727 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Malé (MLE) → Guangzhou (CAN).

Distance:
2964
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2964

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