# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Shangri-La (DIG)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Shangri-La (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Diqing Shangri-La Airport) is 1344 miles / 2163 kilometers / 1168 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Shangri-La (DIG) is 1768 miles / 2846 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Qingdao to Shangri-La.

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Diqing Shangri-La Airport (DIG).

## How far is Shangri-La from Qingdao?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Qingdao and Shangri-La. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1343.942 miles
• 2162.865 kilometers
• 1167.854 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
• 1342.403 miles
• 2160.388 kilometers
• 1166.516 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 Qingdao Liuting International Airport
City: Qingdao
Country: China
IATA Code: TAO
ICAO Code: ZSQD
Coordinates: 36°15′57″N, 120°22′26″E

B Diqing Shangri-La Airport
City: Shangri-La
Country: China
IATA Code: DIG
ICAO Code: ZPDQ
Coordinates: 27°47′36″N, 99°40′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Qingdao and Shangri-La.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Shangri-La (DIG).

Distance:
1344
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1344

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