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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Xi'an (XIY)

Flight distance from Beijing to Xi'an (Beijing Capital International Airport – Xi'an Xianyang International Airport) is 580 miles / 934 kilometers / 504 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Xi'an (XIY) is 699 miles / 1125 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Xi'an.

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY).

How far is Xi'an from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 580.328 miles
  • 933.947 kilometers
  • 504.291 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
  • 580.076 miles
  • 933.542 kilometers
  • 504.072 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 Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
City: Xi'an
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XIY
ICAO Code: ZLXY
Coordinates: 34°26′49″N, 108°45′7″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Xi'an.

Time Difference

Beijing

 CST

Xi'an

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beijing (PEK) → Xi'an (XIY).

Distance:
580
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
580

Round trip?