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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Shigatse (RKZ)

Flight distance from Shantou to Shigatse (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Shigatse Peace Airport) is 1746 miles / 2810 kilometers / 1517 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Shigatse (RKZ) is 2549 miles / 4102 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 3 minutes.

Shantou – Shigatse

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1746
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2810
Kilometers
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1517
Nautical miles

How far is Shigatse from Shantou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1745.761 miles
  • 2809.530 kilometers
  • 1517.025 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
  • 1743.171 miles
  • 2805.362 kilometers
  • 1514.774 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport to Shigatse Peace Airport is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Shantou and Shigatse.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Shantou to Shigatse generates about 196 kg of CO2 per passenger, 196 kilograms is equal to 432 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Shigatse

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E