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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Lincang (LNJ)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Lincang (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Lincang Airport) is 1429 miles / 2299 kilometers / 1241 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Lincang (LNJ) is 1790 miles / 2880 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shanghai to Lincang.

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Lincang Airport (LNJ).

How far is Lincang from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1428.653 miles
  • 2299.194 kilometers
  • 1241.465 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
  • 1427.006 miles
  • 2296.543 kilometers
  • 1240.034 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 Lincang Airport
City: Lincang
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LNJ
ICAO Code: ZPLC
Coordinates: 23°44′17″N, 100°1′30″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shanghai and Lincang.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Lincang

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Lincang (LNJ).

Distance:
1429
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1429

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