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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Vancouver (CXH)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Vancouver (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre) is 5613 miles / 9033 kilometers / 4878 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path from Shanghai to Vancouver.

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre (CXH).

How far is Vancouver from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5613.133 miles
  • 9033.462 kilometers
  • 4877.679 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
  • 5600.623 miles
  • 9013.329 kilometers
  • 4866.808 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).

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 Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: CXH
ICAO Code: CYHC
Coordinates: 49°17′39″N, 123°6′39″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Vancouver is 16 hours. Vancouver is 16 hours behind Shanghai.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Vancouver

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 665 kg (1 465 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Vancouver (CXH).

Distance:
5613
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5613

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