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

B Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: 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.

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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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