Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Gwangju.
Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Gwangju Airport (KWJ).
How far is Gwangju from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Gwangju. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 656.170 miles
- 1056.003 kilometers
- 570.196 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
- 655.371 miles
- 1054.718 kilometers
- 569.502 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Gwangju is 1 hour. Gwangju is 1 hour ahead of Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Gwangju (KWJ).