Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Tokyo (NRT)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Tokyo (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Narita International Airport) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers / 971 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Tokyo (NRT) is 3067 miles / 4936 kilometers and travel time by car is about 187 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Narita International Airport (NRT).

How far is Tokyo from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1117.648 miles
  • 1798.680 kilometers
  • 971.210 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
  • 1115.689 miles
  • 1795.527 kilometers
  • 969.507 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 Narita International Airport
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: NRT
ICAO Code: RJAA
Coordinates: 35°45′52″N, 140°23′9″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Tokyo is 1 hour. Tokyo is 1 hour ahead of Shanghai.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Tokyo

 JST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Tokyo (NRT).

Distance:
1118
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1118

Round trip?