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

B Yongphulla Airport
City: Tashigang
Country: 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.

CST

+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

Round trip?