# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Busan (PUS)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Busan (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Gimhae International Airport) is 487 miles / 784 kilometers / 423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Busan (PUS) is 1837 miles / 2956 kilometers and travel time by car is about 128 hours 20 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Qingdao to Busan.

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Gimhae International Airport (PUS).

## How far is Busan from Qingdao?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Qingdao and Busan. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 487.097 miles
• 783.906 kilometers
• 423.275 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
• 486.048 miles
• 782.218 kilometers
• 422.364 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 Qingdao Liuting International Airport
City: Qingdao
Country: China
IATA Code: TAO
ICAO Code: ZSQD
Coordinates: 36°15′57″N, 120°22′26″E

B Gimhae International Airport
City: Busan
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: PUS
ICAO Code: RKPK
Coordinates: 35°10′46″N, 128°56′16″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Qingdao and Busan is 1 hour. Busan is 1 hour ahead of Qingdao.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Busan (PUS).

Distance:
487
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
487

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