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Distance between Zurich (ZRH) and Shanghai (PVG)

Distance from Zurich to Shanghai (Zurich Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 5624 miles / 9051 kilometers / 4887 nautical miles.

How far is Shanghai from Zurich?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5624.258 miles
  • 9051.365 kilometers
  • 4887.346 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
  • 5611.794 miles
  • 9031.307 kilometers
  • 4876.516 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 Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) is 11 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 674 kg (1 487 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 Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

Zurich to Shanghai flight path

Shortest flight path between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Zurich (ZRH) → Shanghai (PVG).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5624

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