# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Kangding (KGT)

Flight distance from Shantou to Kangding (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Kangding Airport) is 1036 miles / 1668 kilometers / 901 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Kangding (KGT) is 1378 miles / 2218 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Kangding Airport (KGT).

## How far is Kangding from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1036.373 miles
• 1667.880 kilometers
• 900.583 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
• 1035.621 miles
• 1666.671 kilometers
• 899.930 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 Kangding Airport
City: Kangding
Country: China
IATA Code: KGT
ICAO Code: ZUKD
Coordinates: 30°9′27″N, 101°44′4″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Kangding.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Kangding (KGT).

Distance:
1036
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1036

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