# Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Dien Bien Phu (DIN)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Dien Bien Phu (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Điện Biên Phủ Airport) is 1343 miles / 2161 kilometers / 1167 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Dien Bien Phu (DIN) is 1679 miles / 2702 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shanghai to Dien Bien Phu.

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Điện Biên Phủ Airport (DIN).

## How far is Dien Bien Phu from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1342.832 miles
• 2161.078 kilometers
• 1166.889 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
• 1342.261 miles
• 2160.160 kilometers
• 1166.393 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
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

B Điện Biên Phủ Airport
City: Dien Bien Phu
Country: Vietnam
IATA Code: DIN
ICAO Code: VVDB
Coordinates: 21°23′50″N, 103°0′28″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Dien Bien Phu is 1 hour. Dien Bien Phu is 1 hour behind Shanghai.

CST

+07

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Dien Bien Phu (DIN).

Distance:
1343
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1343

Round trip?