# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Shanghai (SHA)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Shanghai (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 354 miles / 569 kilometers / 307 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Shanghai (SHA) is 446 miles / 718 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).

## How far is Shanghai from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 353.665 miles
• 569.169 kilometers
• 307.326 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
• 354.509 miles
• 570.527 kilometers
• 308.060 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 Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: 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 Qingdao and Shanghai.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (170 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Shanghai (SHA).

Distance:
354
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
354

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