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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Samjiyon (YJS)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Samjiyon (Shigatse Peace Airport – Samjiyon Airport) is 2340 miles / 3766 kilometers / 2034 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Samjiyon (YJS) is 3050 miles / 4909 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Samjiyon Airport (YJS).

How far is Samjiyon from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2340.353 miles
  • 3766.434 kilometers
  • 2033.711 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
  • 2336.514 miles
  • 3760.254 kilometers
  • 2030.375 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 Samjiyon Airport
City: Samjiyon
Country: North Korea Flag of North Korea
IATA Code: YJS
ICAO Code: ZKSE
Coordinates: 41°54′25″N, 128°24′35″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Samjiyon.

Time Difference

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Samjiyon

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 257 kg (566 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Samjiyon (YJS).

Distance:
2340
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2340

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