# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Taplejung (TPJ)

Flight distance from Shantou to Taplejung (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Taplejung Airport) is 1833 miles / 2950 kilometers / 1593 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Taplejung (TPJ) is 2613 miles / 4205 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Taplejung Airport (TPJ).

## How far is Taplejung from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1833.254 miles
• 2950.336 kilometers
• 1593.054 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
• 1830.297 miles
• 2945.577 kilometers
• 1590.484 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 Taplejung Airport
City: Taplejung
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: TPJ
ICAO Code: VNTJ
Coordinates: 27°21′3″N, 87°41′42″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Taplejung is 2 hours 15 minutes. Taplejung is 2 hours 15 minutes behind Shantou.

CST

+0545

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 203 kg (447 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Taplejung (TPJ).

Distance:
1833
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1833

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