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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Yining (YIN)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Yining (Shigatse Peace Airport – Yining Airport) is 1099 miles / 1769 kilometers / 955 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Yining (YIN) is 1895 miles / 3049 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Yining Airport (YIN).

How far is Yining from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1098.975 miles
  • 1768.630 kilometers
  • 954.984 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
  • 1100.418 miles
  • 1770.951 kilometers
  • 956.237 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 Yining Airport
City: Yining
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: YIN
ICAO Code: ZWYN
Coordinates: 43°57′20″N, 81°19′49″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Yining is 2 hours. Yining is 2 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Yining

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (345 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Yining (YIN).

Distance:
1099
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1099

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