How far is Colombo from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Colombo. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3224.188 miles
- 5188.828 kilometers
- 2801.743 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
- 3227.733 miles
- 5194.533 kilometers
- 2804.824 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).
Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Ratmalana Airport (RML) is 6 hours 36 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes. Colombo is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 367 kg (808 pounds).
Beijing to Colombo flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Colombo (RML).