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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Jiayuguan (JGN)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Jiayuguan (Shigatse Peace Airport – Jiayuguan Airport) is 887 miles / 1428 kilometers / 771 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Jiayuguan (JGN) is 1379 miles / 2220 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Jiayuguan Airport (JGN).

How far is Jiayuguan from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 887.275 miles
  • 1427.931 kilometers
  • 771.021 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
  • 888.016 miles
  • 1429.123 kilometers
  • 771.664 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 Jiayuguan Airport
City: Jiayuguan
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: JGN
ICAO Code: ZLJQ
Coordinates: 39°51′24″N, 98°20′29″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Jiayuguan.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Jiayuguan

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (314 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Jiayuguan (JGN).

Distance:
887
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
887

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