# 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
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

B Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport
City: Ürümqi
Country: 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.

CST

+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:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
992

Round trip?