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Distance between Qingdao (TAO) and Xining (XNN)

Flight distance from Qingdao to Xining (Qingdao Liuting International Airport – Xining Caojiabao International Airport) is 1020 miles / 1642 kilometers / 887 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Qingdao (TAO) to Xining (XNN) is 1176 miles / 1892 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO) and Xining Caojiabao International Airport (XNN).

How far is Xining from Qingdao?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1020.440 miles
  • 1642.239 kilometers
  • 886.738 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
  • 1018.099 miles
  • 1638.471 kilometers
  • 884.704 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 Xining Caojiabao International Airport
City: Xining
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XNN
ICAO Code: ZLXN
Coordinates: 36°31′39″N, 102°2′34″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Qingdao and Xining.

Time Difference

Qingdao

 CST

Xining

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Qingdao (TAO) → Xining (XNN).

Distance:
1020
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1020

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