# 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
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E

B Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: 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.

+07

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?