# 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
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Tianshui Maijishan Airport
City: Tianshui
Country: 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.

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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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