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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Putao (PBU)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Putao (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Putao Airport) is 730 miles / 1174 kilometers / 634 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Putao (PBU) is 1662 miles / 2675 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Putao Airport (PBU).

How far is Putao from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 729.633 miles
  • 1174.230 kilometers
  • 634.033 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
  • 730.791 miles
  • 1176.094 kilometers
  • 635.040 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 Putao Airport
City: Putao
Country: Burma Flag of Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lanzhou and Putao is 1 hour 30 minutes. Putao is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Lanzhou.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

 CST

Putao

 +0630

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Putao (PBU).

Distance:
730
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
730

Round trip?