# 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
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

B Paro Airport
City: Paro
Country: 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.

CST

+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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1727

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