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 map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Pyongyang (FNJ).