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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

Distance from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Kota Kinabalu International Airport) is 1774 miles / 2854 kilometers / 1541 nautical miles.

How far is Kota Kinabalu from Shanghai?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1773.583 miles
  • 2854.306 kilometers
  • 1541.202 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
  • 1781.035 miles
  • 2866.298 kilometers
  • 1547.677 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 Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI) is 3 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu.

Time Difference

Shanghai
Kota Kinabalu

Shanghai

 CST

Kota Kinabalu

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 195 kg (430 pounds).

Airport information


A Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

B Kota Kinabalu International Airport
City: Kota Kinabalu
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: BKI
ICAO Code: WBKK
Coordinates: 5°56′13″N, 116°3′3″E

Map

Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Kota Kinabalu (BKI).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1774
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1774

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