# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Yushu (YUS)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Yushu (Shigatse Peace Airport – Yushu Batang Airport) is 517 miles / 832 kilometers / 449 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Yushu (YUS) is 690 miles / 1111 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Yushu Batang Airport (YUS).

## How far is Yushu from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 516.865 miles
• 831.813 kilometers
• 449.143 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
• 516.377 miles
• 831.028 kilometers
• 448.719 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 Yushu Batang Airport
City: Yushu
Country: China
IATA Code: YUS
ICAO Code: ZYLS
Coordinates: 32°50′11″N, 97°2′11″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shigatse and Yushu.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (223 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Yushu (YUS).

Distance:
517
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
517

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