How far is Jaffna from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Jaffna. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3059.570 miles
- 4923.901 kilometers
- 2658.694 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
- 3061.958 miles
- 4927.744 kilometers
- 2660.769 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 Jaffna Airport (JAF) is 6 hours 17 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Jaffna is 2 hours 30 minutes. Jaffna is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 347 kg (764 pounds).
Beijing to Jaffna flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Jaffna (JAF).