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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Lanzhou (LHW)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Lanzhou (Shigatse Peace Airport – Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport) is 965 miles / 1554 kilometers / 839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Lanzhou (LHW) is 1399 miles / 2251 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW).

How far is Lanzhou from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 965.394 miles
  • 1553.651 kilometers
  • 838.905 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
  • 964.558 miles
  • 1552.305 kilometers
  • 838.178 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 Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Lanzhou.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Lanzhou

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Lanzhou (LHW).

Distance:
965
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
965

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