# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Kuqa (KCA)

Flight distance from Shantou to Kuqa (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Kuqa Qiuci Airport) is 2316 miles / 3728 kilometers / 2013 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Kuqa (KCA) is 2992 miles / 4815 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Kuqa Qiuci Airport (KCA).

## How far is Kuqa from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2316.235 miles
• 3727.618 kilometers
• 2012.753 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
• 2314.666 miles
• 3725.094 kilometers
• 2011.390 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 Kuqa Qiuci Airport
City: Kuqa
Country: China
IATA Code: KCA
ICAO Code: ZWKC
Coordinates: 41°43′5″N, 82°59′12″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 254 kg (560 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Kuqa (KCA).

Distance:
2316
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2316

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