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Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Tashigang (YON)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Tashigang (Shigatse Peace Airport – Yongphulla Airport) is 197 miles / 317 kilometers / 171 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Tashigang (YON) is 644 miles / 1037 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Yongphulla Airport (YON).

How far is Tashigang from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 197.099 miles
  • 317.200 kilometers
  • 171.274 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
  • 197.282 miles
  • 317.494 kilometers
  • 171.433 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 Yongphulla Airport
City: Tashigang
Country: Bhutan Flag of Bhutan
IATA Code: YON
ICAO Code: VQTY
Coordinates: 27°15′23″N, 91°30′52″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Tashigang

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 54 kg (119 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Tashigang (YON).

Distance:
197
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
197

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