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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Kuala Lumpur International Airport) is 2353 miles / 3786 kilometers / 2045 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) is 3188 miles / 5131 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 49 minutes.

Shanghai – Kuala Lumpur

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2353
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3786
Kilometers
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2045
Nautical miles

How far is Kuala Lumpur from Shanghai?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2352.773 miles
  • 3786.421 kilometers
  • 2044.504 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
  • 2359.162 miles
  • 3796.703 kilometers
  • 2050.056 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 to Kuala Lumpur is 4 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur.

Shanghai time to Kuala Lumpur time converter

Time in Shanghai: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Kuala Lumpur: 00:00

Current local times

Shanghai

 CST

Kuala Lumpur

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur generates about 258 kg of CO2 per passenger, 258 kilograms is equal to 569 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: KUL
ICAO Code: WMKK
Coordinates: 2°44′44″N, 101°42′35″E

Airlines flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

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China Eastern Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Malaysia Airlines