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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Ürümqi (URC)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Ürümqi (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport) is 992 miles / 1597 kilometers / 862 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Ürümqi (URC) is 1163 miles / 1872 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport (URC).

How far is Ürümqi from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 992.142 miles
  • 1596.698 kilometers
  • 862.148 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
  • 990.681 miles
  • 1594.346 kilometers
  • 860.878 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 Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport
City: Ürümqi
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: URC
ICAO Code: ZWWW
Coordinates: 43°54′25″N, 87°28′27″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lanzhou and Ürümqi is 2 hours. Ürümqi is 2 hours behind Lanzhou.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

 CST

Ürümqi

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Ürümqi (URC).

Distance:
992
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
992

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