Map of flight path from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu.
Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI).
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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (437 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shanghai (PVG) → Kota Kinabalu (BKI).