# How far is Shangri-La from Thandwe?

The distance between Thandwe (Thandwe Airport) and Shangri-La (Diqing Shangri-La Airport) is 727 miles / 1171 kilometers / 632 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Thandwe (SNW) to Shangri-La (DIG) is 1159 miles / 1865 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 23 hours 37 minutes.

727
Miles
1171
Kilometers
632
Nautical miles
1 h 52 min
1 h 30 min
128 kg

## Distance from Thandwe to Shangri-La

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Thandwe to Shangri-La. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 727.450 miles
• 1170.718 kilometers
• 632.137 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 729.481 miles
• 1173.986 kilometers
• 633.902 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Thandwe to Shangri-La?

The estimated flight time from Thandwe Airport to Diqing Shangri-La Airport is 1 hour and 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Thandwe Airport (SNW) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG)

On average, flying from Thandwe to Shangri-La generates about 128 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 128 kilograms equals 281 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Thandwe to Shangri-La

See the map of the shortest flight path between Thandwe Airport (SNW) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG).

## Airport information

Origin Thandwe Airport
City: Thandwe
Country: Burma
IATA Code: SNW
ICAO Code: VYTD
Coordinates: 18°27′38″N, 94°18′0″E
Destination Diqing Shangri-La Airport
City: Shangri-La
Country: China
IATA Code: DIG
ICAO Code: ZPDQ
Coordinates: 27°47′36″N, 99°40′37″E