# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Shanghai (Shigatse Peace Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 1940 miles / 3123 kilometers / 1686 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Shanghai (PVG) is 2646 miles / 4259 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 15 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Shanghai.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

## How far is Shanghai from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1940.262 miles
• 3122.550 kilometers
• 1686.042 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
• 1936.488 miles
• 3116.475 kilometers
• 1682.762 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 Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Shanghai.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
1940
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1940

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