# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Altai (LTI)

Flight distance from Shantou to Altai (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Altai Airport) is 1953 miles / 3143 kilometers / 1697 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Altai (LTI) is 2709 miles / 4360 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Altai Airport (LTI).

## How far is Altai from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1952.881 miles
• 3142.858 kilometers
• 1697.007 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
• 1954.311 miles
• 3145.158 kilometers
• 1698.250 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 Altai Airport
City: Altai
Country: Mongolia
IATA Code: LTI
ICAO Code: ZMAT
Coordinates: 46°22′35″N, 96°13′15″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Altai is 1 hour. Altai is 1 hour behind Shantou.

CST

+07

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 213 kg (470 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Altai (LTI).

Distance:
1953
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1953

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