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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Ruoqiang Town (RQA)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Ruoqiang Town (Shigatse Peace Airport – Ruoqiang Loulan Airport) is 667 miles / 1074 kilometers / 580 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Ruoqiang Town (RQA) is 1290 miles / 2076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Ruoqiang Town.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Ruoqiang Loulan Airport (RQA).

How far is Ruoqiang Town from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 667.432 miles
  • 1074.128 kilometers
  • 579.983 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
  • 669.011 miles
  • 1076.669 kilometers
  • 581.355 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 Ruoqiang Loulan Airport
City: Ruoqiang Town
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RQA
ICAO Code: ZWRQ
Coordinates: 38°58′28″N, 88°0′29″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Ruoqiang Town is 2 hours. Ruoqiang Town is 2 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Ruoqiang Town

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Ruoqiang Town (RQA).

Distance:
667
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
667

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