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

B Zhangye Ganzhou Airport
City: Zhangye
Country: China Flag of 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 16 hours. Zhangye is 16 hours behind Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shigatse

 CST

Zhangye

 PST

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

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