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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Kunming (KMG)

Flight distance from Beijing to Kunming (Beijing Capital International Airport – Kunming Changshui International Airport) is 1313 miles / 2113 kilometers / 1141 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Kunming (KMG) is 1598 miles / 2571 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG).

How far is Kunming from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1313.137 miles
  • 2113.289 kilometers
  • 1141.085 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
  • 1314.318 miles
  • 2115.190 kilometers
  • 1142.111 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 Kunming Changshui International Airport
City: Kunming
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: KMG
ICAO Code: ZPPP
Coordinates: 24°59′32″N, 102°44′38″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Kunming.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Kunming

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (365 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Kunming (KMG).

Distance:
1313
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1313

Round trip?