Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Nanjing (NKG)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Nanjing (Shigatse Peace Airport – Nanjing Lukou International Airport) is 1764 miles / 2839 kilometers / 1533 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Nanjing (NKG) is 2451 miles / 3944 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG).

How far is Nanjing from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1764.170 miles
  • 2839.156 kilometers
  • 1533.022 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
  • 1760.751 miles
  • 2833.654 kilometers
  • 1530.051 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 Nanjing Lukou International Airport
City: Nanjing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: NKG
ICAO Code: ZSNJ
Coordinates: 31°44′31″N, 118°51′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Nanjing.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Nanjing

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (435 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Nanjing (NKG).

Distance:
1764
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1764

Round trip?