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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 Flag of China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Jinchang Jinchuan Airport
City: Jinchang
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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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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