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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Guangzhou (CAN)

Distance from Shanghai to Guangzhou (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport) is 747 miles / 1202 kilometers / 649 nautical miles.

How far is Guangzhou from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 746.898 miles
  • 1202.015 kilometers
  • 649.036 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
  • 747.564 miles
  • 1203.088 kilometers
  • 649.616 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 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (286 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 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

Map

Shanghai to Guangzhou flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Guangzhou (CAN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
747

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