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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Simao (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 1405 miles / 2262 kilometers / 1221 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Simao (SYM) is 1702 miles / 2739 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

How far is Simao from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1405.475 miles
  • 2261.893 kilometers
  • 1221.324 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
  • 1404.193 miles
  • 2259.830 kilometers
  • 1220.211 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 Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shanghai and Simao.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

Simao

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 174 kg (383 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
1405
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1405

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