Distance from Abu Dhabi to Shanghai

Distance is 6555 kilometers or 4073 miles or 3539 nautical miles

The distance is the theoretical air distance (great circle distance). Flying between the two locations' airports can be a different distance, depending on airport location and actual route chosen.

Map – Shortest path between Abu Dhabi and Shanghai

Map – Shortest path between Abu Dhabi and Shanghai
  • Location for Abu Dhabi
  • Location for Shanghai

The map is using a projection that makes land and oceans much wider near the south and north poles. The heading/course/bearing during a flight varies in most cases. Map based on image from NASA.

Heading from Abu Dhabi

Latitude: 24° 28' North
Longitude: 54° 22' East
Initial heading:67.0°East-northeastEast-northeast
Final heading:101.5°East-southeastEast-southeast

See other cities near Abu Dhabi
Calculate distance from Abu Dhabi to another location

Heading from Shanghai

Latitude: 31° 14' North
Longitude: 121° 29' East
Initial heading:281.5°West-northwestWest-northwest
Final heading:247.0°West-southwestWest-southwest

See other cities near Shanghai
Calculate distance from Shanghai to another location

Find distance between other locations

Local time comparison

LocationLocal time
Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi)Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 4:11:57 PM
Shanghai (China - Shanghai Municipality)Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 8:11:57 PM

Other time conversions


More Information

Related links

Related time zone tools