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Distance between Dandong (DDG) and Shangri-La (DIG)

Flight distance from Dandong to Shangri-La (Dandong Langtou Airport – Diqing Shangri-La Airport) is 1638 miles / 2636 kilometers / 1423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Dandong (DDG) to Shangri-La (DIG) is 2216 miles / 3566 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dandong to Shangri-La.

Shortest flight path between Dandong Langtou Airport (DDG) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG).

How far is Shangri-La from Dandong?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Dandong and Shangri-La. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1637.960 miles
  • 2636.041 kilometers
  • 1423.348 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1636.435 miles
  • 2633.586 kilometers
  • 1422.023 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Dandong Langtou Airport
City: Dandong
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: DDG
ICAO Code: ZYDD
Coordinates: 40°1′28″N, 124°17′9″E

B Diqing Shangri-La Airport
City: Shangri-La
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: DIG
ICAO Code: ZPDQ
Coordinates: 27°47′36″N, 99°40′37″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dandong and Shangri-La.

Time Difference

Dandong

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Shangri-La

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (415 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dandong (DDG) → Shangri-La (DIG).

Distance:
1638
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1638

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