# 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
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: 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.

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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
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1912

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