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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Shanghai (SHA)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Shanghai (Shigatse Peace Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 1912 miles / 3077 kilometers / 1662 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Shanghai (SHA) is 2615 miles / 4209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).

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)
  • 1912.266 miles
  • 3077.494 kilometers
  • 1661.714 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
  • 1908.547 miles
  • 3071.508 kilometers
  • 1658.482 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 Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SHA
ICAO Code: ZSSS
Coordinates: 31°11′52″N, 121°20′9″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 209 kg (462 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Shanghai (SHA).

Distance:
1912
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1912

Round trip?