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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Sendai (SDJ)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Sendai (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Sendai Airport) is 1188 miles / 1912 kilometers / 1032 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Sendai (SDJ) is 3199 miles / 5148 kilometers and travel time by car is about 190 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Sendai Airport (SDJ).

How far is Sendai from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1187.824 miles
  • 1911.618 kilometers
  • 1032.191 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
  • 1186.106 miles
  • 1908.852 kilometers
  • 1030.698 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 Sendai Airport
City: Sendai
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: SDJ
ICAO Code: RJSS
Coordinates: 38°8′22″N, 140°55′1″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Sendai

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Sendai (SDJ).

Distance:
1188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1188

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