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Distance between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Shanghai (Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 1703 miles / 2740 kilometers / 1479 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Shanghai (PVG) is 2387 miles / 3841 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

How far is Shanghai from Ho Chi Minh City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1702.568 miles
  • 2740.018 kilometers
  • 1479.491 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
  • 1706.580 miles
  • 2746.474 kilometers
  • 1482.977 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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Ho Chi Minh City

 +07

Shanghai

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 193 kg (425 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
1703
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1703

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