# 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
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: 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.

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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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