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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Arxan (YIE)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Arxan (Shigatse Peace Airport – Arxan Yi'ershi Airport) is 2051 miles / 3301 kilometers / 1782 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Arxan (YIE) is 2886 miles / 4644 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Arxan Yi'ershi Airport (YIE).

How far is Arxan from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2051.129 miles
  • 3300.972 kilometers
  • 1782.382 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
  • 2049.301 miles
  • 3298.031 kilometers
  • 1780.794 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 Arxan Yi'ershi Airport
City: Arxan
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: YIE
ICAO Code: ZBES
Coordinates: 47°18′38″N, 119°54′42″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Arxan.

Time Difference

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Arxan

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (492 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Arxan (YIE).

Distance:
2051
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2051

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