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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Beijing (PEK)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Beijing (Shigatse Peace Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 1710 miles / 2752 kilometers / 1486 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Beijing (PEK) is 2287 miles / 3680 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK).

How far is Beijing from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1710.143 miles
  • 2752.208 kilometers
  • 1486.074 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
  • 1707.833 miles
  • 2748.491 kilometers
  • 1484.066 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Beijing.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Beijing

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 193 kg (426 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Beijing (PEK).

Distance:
1710
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1710

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