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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and London (LGW)

Distance from Beijing Capital International Airport to Gatwick Airport is 5087 miles / 8187 kilometers / 4421 nautical miles.

Calculations with different 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).

Flight duration

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 8 hours. London is 8 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

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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 Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Map

Flight map from Beijing to London.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → London (LGW).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
5087
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5087

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