# 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
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Kunming Changshui International Airport
City: Kunming
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1313

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