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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Moscow (VKO)

Flight distance from Beijing to Moscow (Beijing Capital International Airport – Vnukovo International Airport) is 3624 miles / 5833 kilometers / 3149 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path from Beijing to Moscow.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Vnukovo International Airport (VKO).

How far is Moscow from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3624.322 miles
  • 5832.780 kilometers
  • 3149.449 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
  • 3614.695 miles
  • 5817.288 kilometers
  • 3141.084 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 Vnukovo International Airport
City: Moscow
Country: Russia Flag of Russia
IATA Code: VKO
ICAO Code: UUWW
Coordinates: 55°35′29″N, 37°15′41″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beijing and Moscow is 5 hours. Moscow is 5 hours behind Beijing.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Moscow

 MSK

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 410 kg (904 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Moscow (VKO).

Distance:
3624
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3624

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