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Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Shigatse (RKZ)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Shigatse (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Shigatse Peace Airport) is 1861 miles / 2994 kilometers / 1617 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Shigatse (RKZ) is 2449 miles / 3942 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Qingdao to Shigatse.

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ).

How far is Shigatse from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1860.579 miles
  • 2994.311 kilometers
  • 1616.799 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
  • 1857.254 miles
  • 2988.961 kilometers
  • 1613.910 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 Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Qingdao and Shigatse.

Time Difference

Qingdao

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Shigatse

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 205 kg (452 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Shigatse (RKZ).

Distance:
1861
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1861

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