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Distance between Tianshui (THQ) and Lhasa (LXA)

Flight distance from Tianshui to Lhasa (Tianshui Maijishan Airport – Lhasa Gonggar Airport) is 949 miles / 1527 kilometers / 825 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Tianshui (THQ) to Lhasa (LXA) is 1530 miles / 2463 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tianshui to Lhasa.

Shortest flight path between Tianshui Maijishan Airport (THQ) and Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA).

How far is Lhasa from Tianshui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 948.969 miles
  • 1527.218 kilometers
  • 824.632 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
  • 947.693 miles
  • 1525.164 kilometers
  • 823.523 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 Lhasa Gonggar Airport
City: Lhasa
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LXA
ICAO Code: ZULS
Coordinates: 29°17′52″N, 90°54′42″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Tianshui

 CST

Lhasa

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tianshui (THQ) → Lhasa (LXA).

Distance:
949
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
949

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