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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Leh (IXL)

Flight distance from Beijing to Leh (Beijing Capital International Airport – Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport) is 2177 miles / 3503 kilometers / 1892 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Leh (IXL) is 3107 miles / 5001 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Leh.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL).

How far is Leh from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2176.809 miles
  • 3503.234 kilometers
  • 1891.595 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
  • 2172.061 miles
  • 3495.593 kilometers
  • 1887.469 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).

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 Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport
City: Leh
Country: India Flag of India
IATA Code: IXL
ICAO Code: VILH
Coordinates: 34°8′9″N, 77°32′47″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Leh is 2 hours 30 minutes. Leh is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Leh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 238 kg (524 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Leh (IXL).

Distance:
2177
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2177

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