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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Ürümqi (URC)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Ürümqi (Shigatse Peace Airport – Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport) is 1009 miles / 1623 kilometers / 877 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Ürümqi (URC) is 1759 miles / 2831 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport (URC).

How far is Ürümqi from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1008.761 miles
  • 1623.444 kilometers
  • 876.590 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
  • 1010.741 miles
  • 1626.630 kilometers
  • 878.310 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 Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport
City: Ürümqi
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: URC
ICAO Code: ZWWW
Coordinates: 43°54′25″N, 87°28′27″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Ürümqi

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (334 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Ürümqi (URC).

Distance:
1009
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1009

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