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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and London (LCY)

Flight distance from Beijing to London (Beijing Capital International Airport – London City Airport) is 5062 miles / 8147 kilometers / 4399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 5 minutes.

Beijing – London

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8147
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4399
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How far is London from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5062.303 miles
  • 8146.987 kilometers
  • 4399.021 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
  • 5048.674 miles
  • 8125.053 kilometers
  • 4387.177 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).

How long does it take to fly from Beijing to London?

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport to London City Airport is 10 hours 5 minutes.

What is the time difference between Beijing and London?

The time difference between Beijing and London is 7 hours. London is 7 hours behind Beijing.
Beijing time to London time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and London City Airport (LCY)

On average flying from Beijing to London generates about 592 kg of CO2 per passenger, 592 kilograms is equal to 1 305 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Beijing to London

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and London City Airport (LCY).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination London City Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LCY
ICAO Code: EGLC
Coordinates: 51°30′19″N, 0°3′19″E