# 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
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

B Lijiang Sanyi International Airport
City: Lijiang
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1317

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