# Distance between Shigatse (RKZ) and Zhangye (YZY)

Flight distance from Shigatse to Zhangye (Shigatse Peace Airport – Zhangye Ganzhou Airport) is 920 miles / 1480 kilometers / 799 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Shigatse (RKZ) to Zhangye (YZY) is 1456 miles / 2343 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ) and Zhangye Ganzhou Airport (YZY).

## How far is Zhangye from Shigatse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 919.940 miles
• 1480.500 kilometers
• 799.406 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
• 920.073 miles
• 1480.713 kilometers
• 799.521 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 Zhangye Ganzhou Airport
City: Zhangye
Country: China
IATA Code: YZY
ICAO Code: ZLZY
Coordinates: 38°48′6″N, 100°40′30″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shigatse and Zhangye is 15 hours. Zhangye is 15 hours behind Shigatse.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (320 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shigatse (RKZ) → Zhangye (YZY).

Distance:
920
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
920

Round trip?