# Distance between Shantou (SWA) and Tashigang (YON)

Flight distance from Shantou to Tashigang (Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport – Yongphulla Airport) is 1598 miles / 2572 kilometers / 1389 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Shantou (SWA) to Tashigang (YON) is 2325 miles / 3741 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) and Yongphulla Airport (YON).

## How far is Tashigang from Shantou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1598.320 miles
• 2572.246 kilometers
• 1388.902 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
• 1595.793 miles
• 2568.180 kilometers
• 1386.706 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 Yongphulla Airport
City: Tashigang
Country: Bhutan
IATA Code: YON
ICAO Code: VQTY
Coordinates: 27°15′23″N, 91°30′52″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Shantou and Tashigang is 2 hours. Tashigang is 2 hours behind Shantou.

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (410 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shantou (SWA) → Tashigang (YON).

Distance:
1598
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1598

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