# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Bangda (BPX)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Bangda (Shigatse Peace Airport – Qamdo Bamda Airport) is 475 miles / 764 kilometers / 413 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Bangda (BPX) is 733 miles / 1180 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Qamdo Bamda Airport (BPX).

## How far is Bangda from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 474.838 miles
• 764.177 kilometers
• 412.623 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
• 473.984 miles
• 762.804 kilometers
• 411.881 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 Qamdo Bamda Airport
City: Bangda
Country: China
IATA Code: BPX
ICAO Code: ZUBD
Coordinates: 30°33′12″N, 97°6′29″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (209 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Bangda (BPX).

Distance:
475
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
475

Round trip?