Distance from Frankfurt to Shanghai

Distance is 8841 kilometers or 5493 miles or 4774 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 Frankfurt and Shanghai

Map – Shortest path between Frankfurt and Shanghai
  • Location for Frankfurt
  • 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 Frankfurt

Latitude: 50° 07' North
Longitude: 8° 41' East
Initial heading:53.3°NortheastNortheast
Final heading:143.0°SoutheastSoutheast

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Heading from Shanghai

Latitude: 31° 14' North
Longitude: 121° 29' East
Initial heading:323.0°NorthwestNorthwest
Final heading:233.3°SouthwestSouthwest

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Local time comparison

LocationLocal time
Frankfurt (Germany - Hesse)Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 11:49:57 AM
Shanghai (China - Shanghai Municipality)Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 6:49:57 PM

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