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

B Yushu Batang Airport
City: Yushu
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Shigatse

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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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