# 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
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

B Arxan Yi'ershi Airport
City: Arxan
Country: 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.

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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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