# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Golmud (GOQ)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Golmud (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Golmud Airport) is 1423 miles / 2291 kilometers / 1237 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Golmud (GOQ) is 1673 miles / 2692 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Qingdao to Golmud.

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Golmud Airport (GOQ).

## How far is Golmud from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1423.322 miles
• 2290.614 kilometers
• 1236.833 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
• 1420.060 miles
• 2285.365 kilometers
• 1233.998 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 Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China
IATA Code: GOQ
ICAO Code: ZLGM
Coordinates: 36°24′2″N, 94°47′9″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Qingdao and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Qingdao.

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (385 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Golmud (GOQ).

Distance:
1423
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1423

Round trip?