# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Erenhot (ERL)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Erenhot (Shigatse Peace Airport – Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport) is 1589 miles / 2558 kilometers / 1381 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Erenhot (ERL) is 2259 miles / 3636 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport (ERL).

## How far is Erenhot from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1589.308 miles
• 2557.744 kilometers
• 1381.071 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
• 1588.243 miles
• 2556.030 kilometers
• 1380.146 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 Erenhot Saiwusu International Airport
City: Erenhot
Country: China
IATA Code: ERL
ICAO Code: ZBER
Coordinates: 43°25′21″N, 112°5′48″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Erenhot.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (408 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Erenhot (ERL).

Distance:
1589
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1589

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