Map of flight path and driving directions from Lanzhou to Shangri-La.
Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG).
How far is Shangri-La from Lanzhou?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lanzhou and Shangri-La. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 643.683 miles
- 1035.908 kilometers
- 559.346 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
- 645.055 miles
- 1038.115 kilometers
- 560.537 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Shangri-La.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lanzhou (LHW) → Shangri-La (DIG).