# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Shangri-La (DIG)

Flight distance from Shantou to Shangri-La (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Diqing Shangri-La Airport) is 1107 miles / 1781 kilometers / 962 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Shangri-La (DIG) is 1482 miles / 2385 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG).

## How far is Shangri-La from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1106.754 miles
• 1781.148 kilometers
• 961.743 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
• 1105.273 miles
• 1778.764 kilometers
• 960.456 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 Diqing Shangri-La Airport
City: Shangri-La
Country: China
IATA Code: DIG
ICAO Code: ZPDQ
Coordinates: 27°47′36″N, 99°40′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Shangri-La.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (346 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Shangri-La (DIG).

Distance:
1107
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1107

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