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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Putao (PBU)

Flight distance from Shantou to Putao (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Putao Airport) is 1237 miles / 1991 kilometers / 1075 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Putao (PBU) is 1816 miles / 2923 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Putao Airport (PBU).

How far is Putao from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1237.205 miles
  • 1991.088 kilometers
  • 1075.102 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
  • 1235.383 miles
  • 1988.156 kilometers
  • 1073.518 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 Putao Airport
City: Putao
Country: Burma Flag of Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Putao is 1 hour 30 minutes. Putao is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Shantou.

Time Difference

Shantou

 CST

Putao

 +0630

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Putao (PBU).

Distance:
1237
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1237

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