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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 Flag of China
IATA Code: TAO
ICAO Code: ZSQD
Coordinates: 36°15′57″N, 120°22′26″E

B Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Qingdao

 CST

Golmud

 +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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1423

Round trip?