# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Sanming (SQJ)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Sanming (Shigatse Peace Airport – Shaxian Airport) is 1752 miles / 2820 kilometers / 1523 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Sanming (SQJ) is 2485 miles / 3999 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Shaxian Airport (SQJ).

## How far is Sanming from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1752.286 miles
• 2820.031 kilometers
• 1522.695 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
• 1749.168 miles
• 2815.012 kilometers
• 1519.985 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 Shaxian Airport
City: Sanming
Country: China
IATA Code: SQJ
ICAO Code: ZSSM
Coordinates: 26°25′34″N, 117°50′0″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Sanming.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (433 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Sanming (SQJ).

Distance:
1752
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1752

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