# 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
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″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 Ho Chi Minh City and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour ahead of Ho Chi Minh City.

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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

Round trip?