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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Tacheng (TCG)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Tacheng (Shigatse Peace Airport – Tacheng Airport) is 1237 miles / 1991 kilometers / 1075 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Tacheng (TCG) is 2083 miles / 3352 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Tacheng.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Tacheng Airport (TCG).

How far is Tacheng from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1237.311 miles
  • 1991.259 kilometers
  • 1075.194 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
  • 1239.152 miles
  • 1994.222 kilometers
  • 1076.794 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 Tacheng Airport
City: Tacheng
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: TCG
ICAO Code: ZWTC
Coordinates: 46°40′21″N, 83°20′26″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Tacheng is 2 hours. Tacheng is 2 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Tacheng

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Tacheng (TCG).

Distance:
1237
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1237

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