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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Tianshui (THQ)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Tianshui (Shigatse Peace Airport – Tianshui Maijishan Airport) is 1035 miles / 1665 kilometers / 899 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Tianshui (THQ) is 1593 miles / 2563 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Tianshui Maijishan Airport (THQ).

How far is Tianshui from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1034.651 miles
  • 1665.109 kilometers
  • 899.087 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
  • 1033.129 miles
  • 1662.660 kilometers
  • 897.764 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 Tianshui Maijishan Airport
City: Tianshui
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: THQ
ICAO Code: ZLTS
Coordinates: 34°33′33″N, 105°51′36″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Tianshui.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Tianshui

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Tianshui (THQ).

Distance:
1035
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1035

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