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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Paro (PBH)

Flight distance from Shantou to Paro (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Paro Airport) is 1727 miles / 2780 kilometers / 1501 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Paro (PBH) is 2479 miles / 3989 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Paro Airport (PBH).

How far is Paro from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1727.206 miles
  • 2779.669 kilometers
  • 1500.901 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
  • 1724.450 miles
  • 2775.234 kilometers
  • 1498.506 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 Paro Airport
City: Paro
Country: Bhutan Flag of Bhutan
IATA Code: PBH
ICAO Code: VQPR
Coordinates: 27°24′11″N, 89°25′28″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Shantou

 CST

Paro

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 195 kg (429 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Paro (PBH).

Distance:
1727
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1727

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