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

B Nanjing Lukou International Airport
City: Nanjing
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1764

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