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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Xi'an (XIY)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Xi'an (Shigatse Peace Airport – Xi'an Xianyang International Airport) is 1193 miles / 1920 kilometers / 1037 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Xi'an (XIY) is 1755 miles / 2824 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Xi'an.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY).

How far is Xi'an from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1193.160 miles
  • 1920.204 kilometers
  • 1036.827 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
  • 1191.214 miles
  • 1917.072 kilometers
  • 1035.136 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 Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
City: Xi'an
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XIY
ICAO Code: ZLXY
Coordinates: 34°26′49″N, 108°45′7″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Xi'an.

Time Difference

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Xi'an

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Xi'an (XIY).

Distance:
1193
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1193

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