# Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Lanzhou (LHW)

Flight distance from Beijing to Lanzhou (Beijing Capital International Airport – Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport) is 746 miles / 1200 kilometers / 648 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Lanzhou (LHW) is 916 miles / 1474 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Lanzhou.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW).

## How far is Lanzhou from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Lanzhou. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 745.524 miles
• 1199.804 kilometers
• 647.843 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
• 744.070 miles
• 1197.464 kilometers
• 646.579 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).

## Airport information

A Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Lanzhou.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (285 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Lanzhou (LHW).

Distance:
746
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
746

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