# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Sanming (SQJ)

Flight distance from Shantou to Sanming (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Shaxian Airport) is 217 miles / 349 kilometers / 189 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Sanming (SQJ) is 293 miles / 471 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 22 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Sanming.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Shaxian Airport (SQJ).

## How far is Sanming from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 217.126 miles
• 349.430 kilometers
• 188.677 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
• 217.840 miles
• 350.580 kilometers
• 189.298 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 Shaxian Airport
City: Sanming
Country: China
IATA Code: SQJ
ICAO Code: ZSSM
Coordinates: 26°25′34″N, 117°50′0″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Sanming.

CST

CST

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (126 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Sanming (SQJ).

Distance:
217
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
217

Round trip?