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

B Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: 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.

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## 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

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