Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Sanya (SYX)

Flight distance from Shantou to Sanya (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Sanya Phoenix International Airport) is 592 miles / 952 kilometers / 514 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Sanya (SYX) is 790 miles / 1272 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shantou to Sanya.

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Sanya Phoenix International Airport (SYX).

How far is Sanya from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 591.512 miles
• 951.946 kilometers
• 514.009 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
• 591.835 miles
• 952.466 kilometers
• 514.290 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 Sanya Phoenix International Airport
City: Sanya
Country: China
IATA Code: SYX
ICAO Code: ZJSY
Coordinates: 18°18′10″N, 109°24′43″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shantou and Sanya.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Sanya (SYX).

Distance:
592
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
592

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