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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Pyongyang (FNJ)

Flight distance from Beijing to Pyongyang (Beijing Capital International Airport – Pyongyang International Airport) is 488 miles / 785 kilometers / 424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Pyongyang (FNJ) is 652 miles / 1049 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 22 minutes.

Beijing – Pyongyang

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488
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785
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424
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How far is Pyongyang from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

How long does it take to fly from Beijing to Pyongyang?

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport to Pyongyang International Airport is 1 hour 25 minutes.

What is the time difference between Beijing and Pyongyang?

The time difference between Beijing and Pyongyang is 1 hour. Pyongyang is 1 hour ahead of Beijing.
Beijing time to Pyongyang time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Pyongyang International Airport (FNJ)

On average flying from Beijing to Pyongyang generates about 97 kg of CO2 per passenger, 97 kilograms is equal to 213 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Pyongyang

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Pyongyang International Airport (FNJ).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Pyongyang International Airport
City: Pyongyang
Country: North Korea Flag of North Korea
IATA Code: FNJ
ICAO Code: ZKPY
Coordinates: 39°13′26″N, 125°40′11″E

Airlines flying from Beijing (PEK) to Pyongyang (FNJ)

Air China
Air Koryo