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Distance between Putao (PBU) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Putao to Simao (Putao Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 383 miles / 616 kilometers / 333 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Putao (PBU) to Simao (SYM) is 757 miles / 1218 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Putao to Simao.

Shortest flight path between Putao Airport (PBU) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

How far is Simao from Putao?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Putao and Simao. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 382.778 miles
  • 616.022 kilometers
  • 332.625 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
  • 383.527 miles
  • 617.228 kilometers
  • 333.276 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 Putao Airport
City: Putao
Country: Burma Flag of Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

B Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Putao and Simao is 1 hour 30 minutes. Simao is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Putao.

Time Difference

Putao

 +0630

Simao

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 81 kg (179 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Putao (PBU) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
383
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
383

Round trip?