How far is Pyongyang from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Pyongyang. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 487.866 miles
- 785.144 kilometers
- 423.944 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
- 486.685 miles
- 783.243 kilometers
- 422.917 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).
Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Pyongyang International Airport (FNJ) is 1 hour 25 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Pyongyang is 1 hour. Pyongyang is 1 hour ahead of Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).
Beijing to Pyongyang flight path
Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Pyongyang International Airport (FNJ).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Pyongyang (FNJ).