# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Yichang (YIH)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Yichang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Yichang Sanxia Airport) is 1328 miles / 2137 kilometers / 1154 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Yichang (YIH) is 1888 miles / 3039 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 50 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shigatse to Yichang.

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Yichang Sanxia Airport (YIH).

## How far is Yichang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1327.570 miles
• 2136.517 kilometers
• 1153.627 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
• 1325.007 miles
• 2132.392 kilometers
• 1151.400 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 Yichang Sanxia Airport
City: Yichang
Country: China
IATA Code: YIH
ICAO Code: ZHYC
Coordinates: 30°40′15″N, 111°26′27″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Yichang.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Yichang (YIH).

Distance:
1328
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1328

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