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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Guangzhou (CAN)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Guangzhou (Shigatse Peace Airport – Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport) is 1540 miles / 2478 kilometers / 1338 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Guangzhou (CAN) is 2282 miles / 3673 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).

How far is Guangzhou from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1539.861 miles
  • 2478.165 kilometers
  • 1338.102 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
  • 1537.714 miles
  • 2474.711 kilometers
  • 1336.237 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 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Guangzhou.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Guangzhou

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (401 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Guangzhou (CAN).

Distance:
1540
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1540

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