How far is London from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and London. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5087.189 miles
- 8187.037 kilometers
- 4420.647 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
- 5073.521 miles
- 8165.040 kilometers
- 4408.769 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).
Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 10 hours 7 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and London is 7 hours. London is 7 hours behind Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 603 kg (1 329 pounds).
Beijing to London flight path
Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Gatwick Airport (LGW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → London (LGW).