Distance between Jiujiang (JIU) and Shigatse (RKZ)

Flight distance from Jiujiang to Shigatse (Jiujiang Lushan Airport – Shigatse Peace Airport) is 1603 miles / 2580 kilometers / 1393 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Jiujiang (JIU) to Shigatse (RKZ) is 2212 miles / 3560 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jiujiang to Shigatse.

Shortest flight path between Jiujiang Lushan Airport (JIU) and Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ).

How far is Shigatse from Jiujiang?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Jiujiang and Shigatse. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1602.975 miles
• 2579.737 kilometers
• 1392.947 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
• 1599.882 miles
• 2574.761 kilometers
• 1390.259 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 Jiujiang Lushan Airport
City: Jiujiang
Country: China
IATA Code: JIU
ICAO Code: ZSJJ
Coordinates: 29°43′58″N, 115°58′58″E

B Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Jiujiang and Shigatse.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (410 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jiujiang (JIU) → Shigatse (RKZ).

Distance:
1603
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1603

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