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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Distance from Shanghai Pudong International Airport to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport is 5722 miles / 9208 kilometers / 4972 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5721.732 miles
  • 9208.235 kilometers
  • 4972.049 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
  • 5709.058 miles
  • 9187.838 kilometers
  • 4961.036 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is 11 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Seattle is 16 hours. Seattle is 16 hours behind Shanghai.

Time Difference

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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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

Map

Flight map from Shanghai to Seattle.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Seattle (SEA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5722

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