# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Kunming (KMG)

Flight distance from Shantou to Kunming (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Kunming Changshui International Airport) is 891 miles / 1434 kilometers / 774 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Kunming (KMG) is 1098 miles / 1767 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG).

## How far is Kunming from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 890.976 miles
• 1433.887 kilometers
• 774.237 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
• 889.553 miles
• 1431.596 kilometers
• 773.000 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 Kunming Changshui International Airport
City: Kunming
Country: China
IATA Code: KMG
ICAO Code: ZPPP
Coordinates: 24°59′32″N, 102°44′38″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Kunming.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Kunming (KMG).

Distance:
891
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
891

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