# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Shantou to Simao (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 1006 miles / 1620 kilometers / 874 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Simao (SYM) is 1279 miles / 2059 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

## How far is Simao from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1006.347 miles
• 1619.559 kilometers
• 874.492 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
• 1004.715 miles
• 1616.932 kilometers
• 873.074 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 Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Simao.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (333 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
1006
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1006

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