# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Changde (CGD)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Changde (Shigatse Peace Airport – Changde Taohuayuan Airport) is 1348 miles / 2170 kilometers / 1172 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Changde (CGD) is 1991 miles / 3204 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Changde Taohuayuan Airport (CGD).

## How far is Changde from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1348.411 miles
• 2170.057 kilometers
• 1171.737 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
• 1345.839 miles
• 2165.917 kilometers
• 1169.502 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 Changde Taohuayuan Airport
City: Changde
Country: China
IATA Code: CGD
ICAO Code: ZGCD
Coordinates: 28°55′8″N, 111°38′23″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Changde.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Changde (CGD).

Distance:
1348
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1348

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