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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Beijing to Sydney (Beijing Capital International Airport – Sydney Airport) is 5552 miles / 8934 kilometers / 4824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 0 minutes.

Beijing – Sydney

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5552
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8934
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4824
Nautical miles

How far is Sydney from Beijing?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5551.531 miles
  • 8934.323 kilometers
  • 4824.148 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
  • 5570.292 miles
  • 8964.517 kilometers
  • 4840.452 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport to Sydney Airport is 11 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Beijing and Sydney is 3 hours. Sydney is 3 hours ahead of Beijing.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Beijing to Sydney generates about 656 kg of CO2 per passenger, 656 kilograms is equal to 1 447 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Beijing to Sydney

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

Airlines flying from Beijing (PEK) to Sydney (SYD)

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