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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Altay (AAT)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Altay (Shigatse Peace Airport – Altay Airport) is 1271 miles / 2045 kilometers / 1104 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Altay (AAT) is 2027 miles / 3262 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Altay.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Altay Airport (AAT).

How far is Altay from Shigatse?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shigatse and Altay. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1270.746 miles
  • 2045.067 kilometers
  • 1104.248 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
  • 1272.860 miles
  • 2048.470 kilometers
  • 1106.085 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 Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Altay Airport
City: Altay
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: AAT
ICAO Code: ZWAT
Coordinates: 47°44′59″N, 88°5′8″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Altay is 2 hours. Altay is 2 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Altay

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Altay (AAT).

Distance:
1271
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1271

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