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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Distance from Beijing to San Diego (San Diego International Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 6360 miles / 10235 kilometers / 5526 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6359.585 miles
  • 10234.760 kilometers
  • 5526.328 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
  • 6345.924 miles
  • 10212.774 kilometers
  • 5514.457 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 San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 12 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and San Diego is 15 hours. San Diego is 15 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 San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Map

Beijing to San Diego flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → San Diego (SAN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6360

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