The flight distance from Honolulu, Hawaii to Shanghai, China is:

4,955 miles / 7 974 km

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Distance from Honolulu, HI to Shanghai, China

The total distance from Honolulu, HI to Shanghai, China is 4,955 miles.

This is equivalent to 7 974 kilometers or 4,306 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Honolulu, Hawaii.
It ends in Shanghai, China.

Your flight direction from Honolulu, HI to Shanghai, China is Northwest (-63 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Honolulu, HI to Shanghai, China. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Honolulu, Hawaii

City: Honolulu
State: Hawaii
Country: United States
Category: cities

Shanghai, China

City: Shanghai
Country: China
Category: cities

Flight distance calculator

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