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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Kuqa (KCA)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Kuqa (Shigatse Peace Airport – Kuqa Qiuci Airport) is 923 miles / 1486 kilometers / 802 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Kuqa (KCA) is 1688 miles / 2717 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Kuqa Qiuci Airport (KCA).

How far is Kuqa from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 923.349 miles
  • 1485.986 kilometers
  • 802.368 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
  • 924.770 miles
  • 1488.274 kilometers
  • 803.603 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 Kuqa Qiuci Airport
City: Kuqa
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: KCA
ICAO Code: ZWKC
Coordinates: 41°43′5″N, 82°59′12″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Kuqa is 2 hours. Kuqa is 2 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Kuqa

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (320 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Kuqa (KCA).

Distance:
923
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
923

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