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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Nyingchi (LZY)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Nyingchi (Shigatse Peace Airport – Nyingchi Mainling Airport) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers / 263 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Nyingchi (LZY) is 411 miles / 662 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Nyingchi Mainling Airport (LZY).

How far is Nyingchi from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 303.207 miles
  • 487.964 kilometers
  • 263.479 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
  • 302.625 miles
  • 487.027 kilometers
  • 262.974 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 Nyingchi Mainling Airport
City: Nyingchi
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LZY
ICAO Code: ZUNZ
Coordinates: 29°18′11″N, 94°20′7″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Nyingchi

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (154 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Nyingchi (LZY).

Distance:
303
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
303

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