Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Seoul (ICN)

Flight distance from Beijing to Seoul (Beijing Capital International Airport – Seoul Incheon International Airport) is 562 miles / 904 kilometers / 488 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Seoul (ICN) is 1452 miles / 2337 kilometers and travel time by car is about 129 hours 7 minutes.

Beijing – Seoul

Distance arrow
562
Miles
Distance arrow
904
Kilometers
Distance arrow
488
Nautical miles

How far is Seoul from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 561.689 miles
  • 903.951 kilometers
  • 488.094 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
  • 560.562 miles
  • 902.138 kilometers
  • 487.115 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 to Seoul Incheon International Airport is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Time difference

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

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Beijing to Seoul generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 237 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 Seoul

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN).

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 Seoul Incheon International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: ICN
ICAO Code: RKSI
Coordinates: 37°27′36″N, 126°26′26″E

Airlines flying from Beijing (PEK) to Seoul (ICN)

Air China
Asiana Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Korean Air