Map of flight path and driving directions from Shanghai to Guangzhou.
Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).
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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Shanghai and Guangzhou.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (286 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shanghai (PVG) → Guangzhou (CAN).