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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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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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