# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Changzhi (CIH)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Changzhi (Shigatse Peace Airport – Changzhi Wangcun Airport) is 1461 miles / 2351 kilometers / 1269 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Changzhi (CIH) is 2052 miles / 3303 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Changzhi Wangcun Airport (CIH).

## How far is Changzhi from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1460.614 miles
• 2350.630 kilometers
• 1269.239 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
• 1458.284 miles
• 2346.880 kilometers
• 1267.214 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 Changzhi Wangcun Airport
City: Changzhi
Country: China
IATA Code: CIH
ICAO Code: ZBCZ
Coordinates: 36°14′51″N, 113°7′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Changzhi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (390 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Changzhi (CIH).

Distance:
1461
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1461

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