# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Sŏndŏng-ni (DSO)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Sŏndŏng-ni (Shigatse Peace Airport – Sondok Airport) is 2272 miles / 3656 kilometers / 1974 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Sŏndŏng-ni (DSO) is 3040 miles / 4893 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Sŏndŏng-ni.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Sondok Airport (DSO).

## How far is Sŏndŏng-ni from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2271.816 miles
• 3656.133 kilometers
• 1974.154 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
• 2267.871 miles
• 3649.784 kilometers
• 1970.726 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 Sondok Airport
City: Sŏndŏng-ni
Country: North Korea
IATA Code: DSO
ICAO Code: ZKSD
Coordinates: 39°44′42″N, 127°28′26″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Sŏndŏng-ni is 1 hour. Sŏndŏng-ni is 1 hour ahead of Shigatse.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 249 kg (548 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Sŏndŏng-ni (DSO).

Distance:
2272
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2272

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