# Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Surkhet (SKH)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Surkhet (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Surkhet Airport) is 1390 miles / 2237 kilometers / 1208 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Surkhet (SKH) is 2289 miles / 3683 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Surkhet Airport (SKH).

## How far is Surkhet from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1390.299 miles
• 2237.470 kilometers
• 1208.137 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
• 1388.427 miles
• 2234.457 kilometers
• 1206.510 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 Surkhet Airport
City: Surkhet
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: SKH
ICAO Code: VNSK
Coordinates: 28°35′9″N, 81°38′9″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+0545

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (381 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Surkhet (SKH).

Distance:
1390
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1390

Round trip?