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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Jaffna (JAF)

Distance from Beijing to Jaffna (Beijing Capital International Airport – Jaffna Airport) is 3060 miles / 4924 kilometers / 2659 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

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.

Time Difference

Beijing
Jaffna

Beijing

 CST

Jaffna

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 347 kg (764 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 Jaffna Airport
City: Jaffna
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: JAF
ICAO Code: VCCJ
Coordinates: 9°47′32″N, 80°4′12″E

Map

Beijing to Jaffna flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Jaffna (JAF).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3060

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