# 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
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

B Lincang Airport
City: Lincang
Country: 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.

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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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