Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Gilgit.
Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Gilgit Airport (GIL).
How far is Gilgit from Shigatse?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Shigatse and Gilgit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 981.991 miles
- 1580.361 kilometers
- 853.327 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
- 980.934 miles
- 1578.660 kilometers
- 852.408 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Shigatse and Gilgit is 3 hours. Gilgit is 3 hours behind Shigatse.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shigatse (RKZ) → Gilgit (GIL).