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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Galle (KCT)

Flight distance from Beijing to Galle (Beijing Capital International Airport – Koggala Airport) is 3250 miles / 5230 kilometers / 2824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path from Beijing to Galle.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Koggala Airport (KCT).

How far is Galle from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3249.962 miles
  • 5230.307 kilometers
  • 2824.140 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
  • 3253.930 miles
  • 5236.693 kilometers
  • 2827.588 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 Koggala Airport
City: Galle
Country: Sri Lanka Flag of Sri Lanka
IATA Code: KCT
ICAO Code: VCCK
Coordinates: 5°59′37″N, 80°19′13″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Galle

 +0530

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 364 kg (803 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Galle (KCT).

Distance:
3250
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3250

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