# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Changde (CGD)

Flight distance from Shantou to Changde (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Changde Taohuayuan Airport) is 494 miles / 795 kilometers / 429 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Changde (CGD) is 661 miles / 1063 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Changde Taohuayuan Airport (CGD).

## How far is Changde from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 493.998 miles
• 795.012 kilometers
• 429.272 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
• 494.693 miles
• 796.131 kilometers
• 429.876 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 Changde Taohuayuan Airport
City: Changde
Country: China
IATA Code: CGD
ICAO Code: ZGCD
Coordinates: 28°55′8″N, 111°38′23″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Changde.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (215 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Changde (CGD).

Distance:
494
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
494

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