# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Jinchang (JIC)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Jinchang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Jinchang Jinchuan Airport) is 979 miles / 1576 kilometers / 851 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Jinchang (JIC) is 1453 miles / 2339 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Jinchang Jinchuan Airport (JIC).

## How far is Jinchang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 978.987 miles
• 1575.527 kilometers
• 850.717 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
• 978.769 miles
• 1575.176 kilometers
• 850.527 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 Jinchang Jinchuan Airport
City: Jinchang
Country: China
IATA Code: JIC
ICAO Code: ZLJC
Coordinates: 38°32′31″N, 102°20′53″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Jinchang.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Jinchang (JIC).

Distance:
979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
979

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