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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Dien Bien Phu

 +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

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