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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Qingdao

 CST

Busan

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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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
487

Round trip?