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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Taiyuan (TYN)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Taiyuan (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Taiyuan Wusu International Airport) is 504 miles / 812 kilometers / 438 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Taiyuan (TYN) is 615 miles / 990 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN).

How far is Taiyuan from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 504.360 miles
  • 811.689 kilometers
  • 438.277 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
  • 503.243 miles
  • 809.891 kilometers
  • 437.306 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 Taiyuan Wusu International Airport
City: Taiyuan
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: TYN
ICAO Code: ZBYN
Coordinates: 37°44′48″N, 112°37′40″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Taiyuan.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

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Taiyuan

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (219 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Taiyuan (TYN).

Distance:
504
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
504

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