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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Chengdu (CTU)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Chengdu (Shigatse Peace Airport – Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport) is 881 miles / 1418 kilometers / 766 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Chengdu (CTU) is 1363 miles / 2193 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU).

How far is Chengdu from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 881.194 miles
  • 1418.144 kilometers
  • 765.736 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
  • 879.514 miles
  • 1415.441 kilometers
  • 764.277 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 Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
City: Chengdu
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CTU
ICAO Code: ZUUU
Coordinates: 30°34′42″N, 103°56′49″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Chengdu.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Chengdu

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Chengdu (CTU).

Distance:
881
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
881

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