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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Golmud (GOQ)

Distance from Beijing to Golmud (Beijing Capital International Airport – Golmud Airport) is 1209 miles / 1946 kilometers / 1051 nautical miles.

How far is Golmud from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1209.394 miles
  • 1946.331 kilometers
  • 1050.935 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
  • 1206.714 miles
  • 1942.019 kilometers
  • 1048.606 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Golmud Airport (GOQ) is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing
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Beijing

 CST

Golmud

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

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 Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: GOQ
ICAO Code: ZLGM
Coordinates: 36°24′2″N, 94°47′9″E

Map

Beijing to Golmud flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Golmud (GOQ).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1209

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