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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Beijing to London (Beijing Capital International Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 5080 miles / 8175 kilometers / 4414 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 7 minutes.

Beijing – London

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8175
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4414
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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)
  • 5079.903 miles
  • 8175.311 kilometers
  • 4414.315 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
  • 5066.230 miles
  • 8153.307 kilometers
  • 4402.434 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 10 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Beijing and London is 8 hours. London is 8 hours behind Beijing.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Beijing to London generates about 594 kg of CO2 per passenger, 594 kilograms is equal to 1 310 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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 Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Airlines flying from Beijing (PEK) to London (LHR)

Air China
British Airways
Virgin Atlantic Airways