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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Korla (KRL)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Korla (Shigatse Peace Airport – Korla Airport) is 870 miles / 1400 kilometers / 756 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Korla (KRL) is 1509 miles / 2428 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Korla Airport (KRL).

How far is Korla from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 869.663 miles
  • 1399.587 kilometers
  • 755.717 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
  • 871.409 miles
  • 1402.397 kilometers
  • 757.234 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 Korla Airport
City: Korla
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: KRL
ICAO Code: ZWKL
Coordinates: 41°41′52″N, 86°7′44″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Korla

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (311 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Korla (KRL).

Distance:
870
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
870

Round trip?