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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Shanghai (SHA)

Flight distance from Shantou to Shanghai (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 604 miles / 973 kilometers / 525 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Shanghai (SHA) is 767 miles / 1235 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Shanghai.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).

How far is Shanghai from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 604.320 miles
  • 972.558 kilometers
  • 525.139 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
  • 605.732 miles
  • 974.831 kilometers
  • 526.367 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

B Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SHA
ICAO Code: ZSSS
Coordinates: 31°11′52″N, 121°20′9″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Shanghai.

Time Difference

Shantou

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Shanghai

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (250 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Shanghai (SHA).

Distance:
604
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
604

Round trip?