# Distance between Tianshui (THQ) and Golmud (GOQ)

Flight distance from Tianshui to Golmud (Tianshui Maijishan Airport – Golmud Airport) is 637 miles / 1025 kilometers / 553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Tianshui (THQ) to Golmud (GOQ) is 802 miles / 1291 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 15 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tianshui to Golmud.

Shortest flight path between Tianshui Maijishan Airport (THQ) and Golmud Airport (GOQ).

## How far is Golmud from Tianshui?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tianshui and Golmud. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 636.846 miles
• 1024.904 kilometers
• 553.404 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
• 635.529 miles
• 1022.786 kilometers
• 552.260 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 Tianshui Maijishan Airport
City: Tianshui
Country: China
IATA Code: THQ
ICAO Code: ZLTS
Coordinates: 34°33′33″N, 105°51′36″E

B Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China
IATA Code: GOQ
ICAO Code: ZLGM
Coordinates: 36°24′2″N, 94°47′9″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tianshui and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Tianshui.

CST

+06

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (259 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tianshui (THQ) → Golmud (GOQ).

Distance:
637
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
637

Round trip?