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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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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
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1940

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