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Distance between Dandong (DDG) and Golmud (GOQ)

Flight distance from Dandong to Golmud (Dandong Langtou Airport – Golmud Airport) is 1617 miles / 2603 kilometers / 1405 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Dandong (DDG) to Golmud (GOQ) is 2008 miles / 3231 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dandong to Golmud.

Shortest flight path between Dandong Langtou Airport (DDG) and Golmud Airport (GOQ).

How far is Golmud from Dandong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1617.119 miles
  • 2602.500 kilometers
  • 1405.238 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
  • 1613.403 miles
  • 2596.521 kilometers
  • 1402.009 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 Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: GOQ
ICAO Code: ZLGM
Coordinates: 36°24′2″N, 94°47′9″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Dandong and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Dandong.

Time Difference

Dandong

 CST

Golmud

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dandong (DDG) → Golmud (GOQ).

Distance:
1617
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1617

Round trip?