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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Barcelona (BCN)

Flight distance from Beijing to Barcelona (Beijing Capital International Airport – Barcelona–El Prat Airport) is 5489 miles / 8834 kilometers / 4770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from Beijing to Barcelona.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).

How far is Barcelona from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Barcelona. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5489.415 miles
  • 8834.357 kilometers
  • 4770.171 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
  • 5475.847 miles
  • 8812.521 kilometers
  • 4758.381 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Barcelona is 7 hours. Barcelona is 7 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Barcelona

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 648 kg (1 429 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Barcelona (BCN).

Distance:
5489
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5489

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