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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Distance from Shanghai to Frankfurt (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 5518 miles / 8880 kilometers / 4795 nautical miles.

How far is Frankfurt from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5517.519 miles
  • 8879.586 kilometers
  • 4794.593 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
  • 5505.205 miles
  • 8859.768 kilometers
  • 4783.892 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 Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 10 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Frankfurt is 7 hours. Frankfurt is 7 hours behind Shanghai.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 660 kg (1 455 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Map

Shanghai to Frankfurt flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Frankfurt (FRA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5518

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