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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Lhasa (LXA)

Flight distance from Shantou to Lhasa (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Lhasa Gonggar Airport) is 1650 miles / 2655 kilometers / 1433 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Lhasa (LXA) is 2450 miles / 3943 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Lhasa.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA).

How far is Lhasa from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1649.510 miles
  • 2654.630 kilometers
  • 1433.385 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
  • 1647.114 miles
  • 2650.773 kilometers
  • 1431.303 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 Flag of China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

B Lhasa Gonggar Airport
City: Lhasa
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LXA
ICAO Code: ZULS
Coordinates: 29°17′52″N, 90°54′42″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shantou

 CST

Lhasa

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (417 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Lhasa (LXA).

Distance:
1650
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1650

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