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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and Vancouver (YVR)

Distance from Shanghai to Vancouver (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – Vancouver International Airport) is 5615 miles / 9036 kilometers / 4879 nautical miles.

How far is Vancouver from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5614.852 miles
  • 9036.228 kilometers
  • 4879.173 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
  • 5602.341 miles
  • 9016.094 kilometers
  • 4868.301 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is 11 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and Vancouver is 15 hours. Vancouver is 15 hours behind Shanghai.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 673 kg (1 484 pounds).

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 Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

Shanghai to Vancouver flight path

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → Vancouver (YVR).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5615

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