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

B Yiwu Airport
City: Yiwu
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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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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