# Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Simao (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 1488 miles / 2394 kilometers / 1293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Simao (SYM) is 1847 miles / 2973 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

## How far is Simao from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1487.655 miles
• 2394.149 kilometers
• 1292.737 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
• 1487.722 miles
• 2394.256 kilometers
• 1292.795 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 Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Qingdao and Simao.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (394 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
1488
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1488

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