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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 Flag of China
IATA Code: THQ
ICAO Code: ZLTS
Coordinates: 34°33′33″N, 105°51′36″E

B Golmud Airport
City: Golmud
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Tianshui

 CST

Golmud

 +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?