# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Simao (Shigatse Peace Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 853 miles / 1372 kilometers / 741 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Simao (SYM) is 1576 miles / 2536 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

## How far is Simao from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 852.597 miles
• 1372.122 kilometers
• 740.886 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
• 852.391 miles
• 1371.791 kilometers
• 740.708 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 Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Simao.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
853
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
853

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