Map of flight path from Shanghai to Vancouver.
Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Shanghai and Vancouver is 16 hours. Vancouver is 16 hours behind Shanghai.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 665 kg (1 466 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shanghai (PVG) → Vancouver (YVR).