Map of flight path and driving directions from Lanzhou to Lhasa.
Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA).
How far is Lhasa from Lanzhou?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lanzhou and Lhasa. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 889.267 miles
- 1431.137 kilometers
- 772.752 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
- 888.715 miles
- 1430.248 kilometers
- 772.272 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
The time difference between Lanzhou and Lhasa is 2 hours. Lhasa is 2 hours behind Lanzhou.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lanzhou (LHW) → Lhasa (LXA).