# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Lijiang (LJG)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Lijiang (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Lijiang Sanyi International Airport) is 1356 miles / 2182 kilometers / 1178 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Lijiang (LJG) is 1672 miles / 2691 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Lijiang Sanyi International Airport (LJG).

## How far is Lijiang from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1355.691 miles
• 2181.773 kilometers
• 1178.063 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
• 1354.514 miles
• 2179.880 kilometers
• 1177.041 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 Lijiang Sanyi International Airport
City: Lijiang
Country: China
IATA Code: LJG
ICAO Code: ZPLJ
Coordinates: 26°40′45″N, 100°14′44″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Qingdao and Lijiang.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (376 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Lijiang (LJG).

Distance:
1356
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1356

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