# Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Tachileik (THL)

Flight distance from Shanghai to Tachileik (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Tachilek Airport) is 1543 miles / 2484 kilometers / 1341 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Shanghai (PVG) to Tachileik (THL) is 1949 miles / 3136 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shanghai to Tachileik.

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Tachilek Airport (THL).

## How far is Tachileik from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1543.317 miles
• 2483.728 kilometers
• 1341.106 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
• 1542.511 miles
• 2482.430 kilometers
• 1340.405 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 Tachilek Airport
City: Tachileik
Country: Burma
IATA Code: THL
ICAO Code: VYTL
Coordinates: 20°29′1″N, 99°56′7″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Tachileik is 1 hour 30 minutes. Tachileik is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Shanghai.

CST

+0630

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (402 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Tachileik (THL).

Distance:
1543
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1543

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