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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Xichang (XIC)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Xichang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Xichang Qingshan Airport) is 787 miles / 1267 kilometers / 684 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Xichang (XIC) is 1399 miles / 2251 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Xichang Qingshan Airport (XIC).

How far is Xichang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 787.040 miles
  • 1266.619 kilometers
  • 683.919 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
  • 785.613 miles
  • 1264.322 kilometers
  • 682.679 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 Xichang Qingshan Airport
City: Xichang
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XIC
ICAO Code: ZUXC
Coordinates: 27°59′20″N, 102°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Xichang.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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Xichang

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Xichang (XIC).

Distance:
787
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
787

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