# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Lhasa (LXA)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Lhasa (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Lhasa Gonggar Airport) is 1773 miles / 2854 kilometers / 1541 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Lhasa (LXA) is 2401 miles / 3864 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA).

## How far is Lhasa from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1773.257 miles
• 2853.780 kilometers
• 1540.918 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
• 1770.156 miles
• 2848.791 kilometers
• 1538.224 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 Lhasa Gonggar Airport
City: Lhasa
Country: China
IATA Code: LXA
ICAO Code: ZULS
Coordinates: 29°17′52″N, 90°54′42″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (437 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Lhasa (LXA).

Distance:
1773
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1773

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