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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Datong (DAT)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Datong (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Datong Yungang Airport) is 589 miles / 948 kilometers / 512 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Datong (DAT) is 740 miles / 1191 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lanzhou to Datong.

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Datong Yungang Airport (DAT).

How far is Datong from Lanzhou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lanzhou and Datong. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 588.797 miles
  • 947.576 kilometers
  • 511.650 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
  • 587.804 miles
  • 945.979 kilometers
  • 510.788 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 Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Datong Yungang Airport
City: Datong
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: DAT
ICAO Code: ZBDT
Coordinates: 40°3′37″N, 113°28′55″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Datong.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

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Datong

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Datong (DAT).

Distance:
589
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
589

Round trip?