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

B Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: 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.

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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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