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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Colombo (CMB)

Distance from Beijing Capital International Airport to Bandaranaike International Airport is 3205 miles / 5158 kilometers / 2785 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3205.166 miles
  • 5158.215 kilometers
  • 2785.213 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
  • 3208.565 miles
  • 5163.685 kilometers
  • 2788.167 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is 6 hours 34 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes. Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing
Colombo

Beijing

 CST

Colombo

 +0530

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 Bandaranaike International Airport
City: Colombo
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: CMB
ICAO Code: VCBI
Coordinates: 7°10′50″N, 79°53′2″E

Map

Flight map from Beijing to Colombo.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Colombo (CMB).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3205

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