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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Bole

 +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

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