Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Turpan (TLQ)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Turpan (Shigatse Peace Airport – Turpan Jiaohe Airport) is 943 miles / 1518 kilometers / 820 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Turpan (TLQ) is 1642 miles / 2642 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Turpan Jiaohe Airport (TLQ).

How far is Turpan from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 943.233 miles
• 1517.987 kilometers
• 819.647 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
• 945.195 miles
• 1521.145 kilometers
• 821.352 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 Turpan Jiaohe Airport
City: Turpan
Country: China
IATA Code: TLQ
ICAO Code: ZWTP
Coordinates: 43°1′50″N, 89°5′55″E

Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Turpan (TLQ).

Distance:
943
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
943

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