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Distance between Zurich (ZRH) and Beijing (PEK)

Distance from Zurich to Beijing (Zurich Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 4966 miles / 7992 kilometers / 4315 nautical miles.

How far is Beijing from Zurich?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Zurich and Beijing. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4965.867 miles
  • 7991.788 kilometers
  • 4315.220 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
  • 4952.798 miles
  • 7970.755 kilometers
  • 4303.864 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) is 9 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Zurich and Beijing is 6 hours. Beijing is 6 hours ahead of Zurich.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 587 kg (1 294 pounds).

Airport information


A Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

B Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Zurich to Beijing flight path

Shortest flight path between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Zurich (ZRH) → Beijing (PEK).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
4966
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4966

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