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Distance between Shanghai (PVG) and London (YXU)

Flight distance from Shanghai to London (Shanghai Pudong International Airport – London International Airport) is 7124 miles / 11464 kilometers / 6190 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 13 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path from Shanghai to London.

Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and London International Airport (YXU).

How far is London from Shanghai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7123.555 miles
  • 11464.250 kilometers
  • 6190.200 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
  • 7109.010 miles
  • 11440.843 kilometers
  • 6177.561 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 London International Airport
City: London
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXU
ICAO Code: CYXU
Coordinates: 43°2′8″N, 81°9′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shanghai and London is 12 hours. London is 12 hours behind Shanghai.

Time Difference

Shanghai

 CST

London

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 872 kg (1 923 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shanghai (PVG) → London (YXU).

Distance:
7124
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7124

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