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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Lijiang (LJG)

Flight distance from Beijing to Lijiang (Beijing Capital International Airport – Lijiang Sanyi International Airport) is 1317 miles / 2119 kilometers / 1144 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Lijiang (LJG) is 1627 miles / 2618 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Lijiang.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Lijiang Sanyi International Airport (LJG).

How far is Lijiang from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1316.898 miles
  • 2119.342 kilometers
  • 1144.353 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
  • 1317.124 miles
  • 2119.706 kilometers
  • 1144.550 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 Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Lijiang Sanyi International Airport
City: Lijiang
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LJG
ICAO Code: ZPLJ
Coordinates: 26°40′45″N, 100°14′44″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Lijiang.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Lijiang

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (365 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Lijiang (LJG).

Distance:
1317
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1317

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