# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Bole (BPL)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Bole (Shigatse Peace Airport – Alashankou Bole (Bortala) airport) is 1139 miles / 1832 kilometers / 989 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Bole (BPL) is 2022 miles / 3254 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 18 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Bole.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Alashankou Bole (Bortala) airport (BPL).

## How far is Bole from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1138.515 miles
• 1832.262 kilometers
• 989.342 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
• 1140.153 miles
• 1834.899 kilometers
• 990.766 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
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Alashankou Bole (Bortala) airport
City: Bole
Country: China
IATA Code: BPL
ICAO Code: ZWBL
Coordinates: 44°53′42″N, 82°18′0″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Bole (BPL).

Distance:
1139
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1139

Round trip?