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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Shantou (SWA)

Flight distance from Beijing to Shantou (Beijing Capital International Airport – Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport) is 1147 miles / 1847 kilometers / 997 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Shantou (SWA) is 1347 miles / 2168 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA).

How far is Shantou from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1147.475 miles
  • 1846.682 kilometers
  • 997.129 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
  • 1150.673 miles
  • 1851.828 kilometers
  • 999.907 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Shantou.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Shantou

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Shantou (SWA).

Distance:
1147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1147

Round trip?