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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Lijiang (LJG)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Lijiang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Lijiang Sanyi International Airport) is 693 miles / 1115 kilometers / 602 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Lijiang (LJG) is 1233 miles / 1984 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Lijiang Sanyi International Airport (LJG).

How far is Lijiang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 692.766 miles
  • 1114.899 kilometers
  • 601.998 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
  • 691.738 miles
  • 1113.244 kilometers
  • 601.104 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 Lijiang Sanyi International Airport
City: Lijiang
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LJG
ICAO Code: ZPLJ
Coordinates: 26°40′45″N, 100°14′44″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Lijiang.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Lijiang

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (273 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Lijiang (LJG).

Distance:
693
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
693

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