- Gil Azevedo
- 55 hours, 47 minutes hour(s):minute(s)
- China (Shanghai)
The fastest circumnavigation by scheduled flights through approx antipodal points is 55 hours 47 minutes and was achieved by Gil Azevedo (Portugal), in Shanghai, China, between 12 February and 14 February 2017.
Gil Azevedo decided to break this record because he is passionate about travelling, discovering new destinations and cultures and meeting new people.
He travelled from Shanghai to Auckland, Buenos Aires, Paris, Moscow to finish his trip in Shanghai, at the starting point.