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

B Kashgar Airport
City: Kashgar
Country: 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.

CST

+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

Round trip?