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Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Ruoqiang Town (RQA)

Flight distance from Shantou to Ruoqiang Town (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Ruoqiang Loulan Airport) is 1998 miles / 3216 kilometers / 1736 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Ruoqiang Town (RQA) is 2589 miles / 4166 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Ruoqiang Town.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Ruoqiang Loulan Airport (RQA).

How far is Ruoqiang Town from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1998.133 miles
  • 3215.683 kilometers
  • 1736.330 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
  • 1996.923 miles
  • 3213.736 kilometers
  • 1735.279 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 Ruoqiang Loulan Airport
City: Ruoqiang Town
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RQA
ICAO Code: ZWRQ
Coordinates: 38°58′28″N, 88°0′29″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Ruoqiang Town is 2 hours. Ruoqiang Town is 2 hours behind Shantou.

Time Difference

Shantou

 CST

Ruoqiang Town

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 218 kg (480 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Ruoqiang Town (RQA).

Distance:
1998
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1998

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