# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Shantou (SWA)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Shantou (Shigatse Peace Airport – Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport) is 1746 miles / 2810 kilometers / 1517 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Shantou (SWA) is 2540 miles / 4087 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA).

## How far is Shantou from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1745.761 miles
• 2809.530 kilometers
• 1517.025 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
• 1743.171 miles
• 2805.362 kilometers
• 1514.774 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Shantou.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (432 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Shantou (SWA).

Distance:
1746
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1746

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