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Distance between Aktau (SCO) and Shymkent (CIT)

Flight distance from Aktau to Shymkent (Aktau Airport – Shymkent International Airport) is 934 miles / 1503 kilometers / 811 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Aktau (SCO) to Shymkent (CIT) is 1375 miles / 2213 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Aktau to Shymkent.

Shortest flight path between Aktau Airport (SCO) and Shymkent International Airport (CIT).

How far is Shymkent from Aktau?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Aktau and Shymkent. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 933.676 miles
  • 1502.605 kilometers
  • 811.342 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
  • 931.214 miles
  • 1498.644 kilometers
  • 809.203 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 Aktau Airport
City: Aktau
Country: Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan
IATA Code: SCO
ICAO Code: UATE
Coordinates: 43°51′36″N, 51°5′31″E

B Shymkent International Airport
City: Shymkent
Country: Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan
IATA Code: CIT
ICAO Code: UAII
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 69°28′44″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Aktau and Shymkent is 1 hour. Shymkent is 1 hour ahead of Aktau.

Time Difference

Aktau

 +05

Shymkent

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Aktau (SCO) → Shymkent (CIT).

Distance:
934
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
934

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