Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Golmud.
Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Golmud Airport (GOQ).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Golmud (GOQ).