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Distance between Beijing (PEK) and Xining (XNN)

Flight distance from Beijing to Xining (Beijing Capital International Airport – Xining Caojiabao International Airport) is 826 miles / 1330 kilometers / 718 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Beijing (PEK) to Xining (XNN) is 1018 miles / 1638 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 39 minutes.

Beijing – Xining

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826
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1330
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718
Nautical miles

How far is Xining from Beijing?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 826.350 miles
  • 1329.882 kilometers
  • 718.079 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
  • 824.666 miles
  • 1327.172 kilometers
  • 716.615 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 to Xining is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Beijing and Xining.

Beijing time to Xining time converter

Time in Beijing: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Xining: 00:00

Current local times

Beijing

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Xining

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Beijing to Xining generates about 137 kg of CO2 per passenger, 137 kilograms is equal to 303 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Beijing to Xining

Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Xining Caojiabao International Airport (XNN).

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 Xining Caojiabao International Airport
City: Xining
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XNN
ICAO Code: ZLXN
Coordinates: 36°31′39″N, 102°2′34″E