How far is it from Shanghai to California?
The air distance from Shanghai, China, to Sacramento, California, is 6,157 miles. That equals 9,908 kilometers or 5,350 nautical miles.
How far is it from the center of the California-Oregon border to the center of the California-Mexico border?
Shanghai, China is 7,463 miles [12,010 kilometers; 6,485 nautical miles] from Washington, D.C. It takes about 15.5 hours to fly from Washington to Shanghai. The two locations aren't in the same time zone. Washington is usually 13 hours behind Shanghai. China doesn't observe daylight saving time [DST] when clocks are set one hour ahead. During DST, Washington is only 12 hours behind Shanghai.