# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Kashgar (KHG)

Flight distance from Shantou to Kashgar (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Kashgar Airport) is 2621 miles / 4218 kilometers / 2277 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Kashgar (KHG) is 3436 miles / 5530 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Kashgar Airport (KHG).

## How far is Kashgar from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2620.761 miles
• 4217.707 kilometers
• 2277.379 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
• 2617.740 miles
• 4212.845 kilometers
• 2274.754 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 Kashgar Airport
City: Kashgar
Country: China
IATA Code: KHG
ICAO Code: ZWSH
Coordinates: 39°32′34″N, 76°1′11″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 289 kg (638 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Kashgar (KHG).

Distance:
2621
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2621

Round trip?