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Distance between Lanzhou (LHW) and Samjiyon (YJS)

Flight distance from Lanzhou to Samjiyon (Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport – Samjiyon Airport) is 1376 miles / 2214 kilometers / 1196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Lanzhou (LHW) to Samjiyon (YJS) is 1676 miles / 2698 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW) and Samjiyon Airport (YJS).

How far is Samjiyon from Lanzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1375.949 miles
  • 2214.376 kilometers
  • 1195.667 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
  • 1372.980 miles
  • 2209.597 kilometers
  • 1193.087 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 Samjiyon Airport
City: Samjiyon
Country: North Korea Flag of North Korea
IATA Code: YJS
ICAO Code: ZKSE
Coordinates: 41°54′25″N, 128°24′35″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lanzhou and Samjiyon.

Time Difference

Lanzhou

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Samjiyon

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lanzhou (LHW) → Samjiyon (YJS).

Distance:
1376
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1376

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