# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Bangkok (BKK)

Flight distance from Shantou to Bangkok (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Suvarnabhumi Airport) is 1244 miles / 2003 kilometers / 1081 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Bangkok (BKK) is 1673 miles / 2693 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 41 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Bangkok.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK).

## How far is Bangkok from Shantou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shantou and Bangkok. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1244.455 miles
• 2002.757 kilometers
• 1081.402 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
• 1244.820 miles
• 2003.344 kilometers
• 1081.719 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

B Suvarnabhumi Airport
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand
IATA Code: BKK
ICAO Code: VTBS
Coordinates: 13°40′51″N, 100°44′49″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Bangkok is 1 hour. Bangkok is 1 hour behind Shantou.

CST

+07

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (360 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Bangkok (BKK).

Distance:
1244
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1244

Round trip?