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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Distance from Beijing to Philadelphia (Philadelphia International Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 6878 miles / 11070 kilometers / 5977 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6878.306 miles
  • 11069.561 kilometers
  • 5977.085 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
  • 6862.600 miles
  • 11044.285 kilometers
  • 5963.437 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 Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is 13 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Philadelphia is 12 hours. Philadelphia is 12 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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Map

Beijing to Philadelphia flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
6878
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6878

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