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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 46 hours 7 minutes.

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).

How far is Shigatse from Shantou?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Shantou and Shigatse. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Shigatse.

Time Difference

Shantou

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Shigatse

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (432 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Shigatse (RKZ).

Distance:
1746
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1746

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