# Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Simikot (IMK)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Simikot (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Simikot Airport) is 1337 miles / 2152 kilometers / 1162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Simikot (IMK) is 2085 miles / 3356 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 12 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lanzhou to Simikot.

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Simikot Airport (IMK).

## How far is Simikot from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1336.959 miles
• 2151.627 kilometers
• 1161.786 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
• 1334.838 miles
• 2148.214 kilometers
• 1159.943 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
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Simikot Airport
City: Simikot
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: IMK
ICAO Code: VNST
Coordinates: 29°58′15″N, 81°49′8″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lanzhou and Simikot is 2 hours 15 minutes. Simikot is 2 hours 15 minutes behind Lanzhou.

CST

+0545

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Simikot (IMK).

Distance:
1337
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1337

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