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Distance between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and Guangzhou (CAN)

Flight distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou (Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport) is 969 miles / 1560 kilometers / 842 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Guangzhou (CAN) is 1562 miles / 2514 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou.

Shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).

How far is Guangzhou from Ho Chi Minh City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ho Chi Minh City and Guangzhou. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 969.475 miles
  • 1560.219 kilometers
  • 842.451 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
  • 972.828 miles
  • 1565.615 kilometers
  • 845.364 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 Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City: Ho Chi Minh City
Country: Vietnam Flag of Vietnam
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E

B Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Guangzhou is 1 hour. Guangzhou is 1 hour ahead of Ho Chi Minh City.

Time Difference

Ho Chi Minh City

 +07

Guangzhou

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) → Guangzhou (CAN).

Distance:
969
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
969

Round trip?