# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Bangda (BPX)

Flight distance from Shantou to Bangda (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Qamdo Bamda Airport) is 1305 miles / 2101 kilometers / 1134 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Bangda (BPX) is 1861 miles / 2995 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Qamdo Bamda Airport (BPX).

## How far is Bangda from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1305.333 miles
• 2100.730 kilometers
• 1134.303 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
• 1303.960 miles
• 2098.520 kilometers
• 1133.110 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 Qamdo Bamda Airport
City: Bangda
Country: China
IATA Code: BPX
ICAO Code: ZUBD
Coordinates: 30°33′12″N, 97°6′29″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Bangda is 2 hours. Bangda is 2 hours behind Shantou.

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (369 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Bangda (BPX).

Distance:
1305
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1305

Round trip?