# Distance between Sendai (SDJ) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Sendai to Shanghai (Sendai Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 1188 miles / 1912 kilometers / 1032 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Sendai (SDJ) to Shanghai (PVG) is 3182 miles / 5121 kilometers and travel time by car is about 189 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sendai Airport (SDJ) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

## How far is Shanghai from Sendai?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1187.824 miles
• 1911.618 kilometers
• 1032.191 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
• 1186.106 miles
• 1908.852 kilometers
• 1030.698 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 Sendai Airport
City: Sendai
Country: Japan
IATA Code: SDJ
ICAO Code: RJSS
Coordinates: 38°8′22″N, 140°55′1″E

B Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sendai and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour behind Sendai.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sendai (SDJ) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
1188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1188

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