# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Yiwu (YIW)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Yiwu (Shigatse Peace Airport – Yiwu Airport) is 1848 miles / 2975 kilometers / 1606 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Yiwu (YIW) is 2485 miles / 3999 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Yiwu Airport (YIW).

## How far is Yiwu from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1848.283 miles
• 2974.523 kilometers
• 1606.114 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
• 1844.733 miles
• 2968.810 kilometers
• 1603.029 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 Yiwu Airport
City: Yiwu
Country: China
IATA Code: YIW
ICAO Code: ZSYW
Coordinates: 29°20′40″N, 120°1′55″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Yiwu.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (450 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Yiwu (YIW).

Distance:
1848
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1848

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