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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Kashgar (KHG)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Kashgar (Shigatse Peace Airport – Kashgar Airport) is 1032 miles / 1661 kilometers / 897 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Kashgar (KHG) is 1590 miles / 2559 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Kashgar Airport (KHG).

How far is Kashgar from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1031.984 miles
  • 1660.817 kilometers
  • 896.769 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
  • 1031.912 miles
  • 1660.701 kilometers
  • 896.707 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 Kashgar Airport
City: Kashgar
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: KHG
ICAO Code: ZWSH
Coordinates: 39°32′34″N, 76°1′11″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Kashgar

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Kashgar (KHG).

Distance:
1032
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1032

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