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

B Lhasa Gonggar Airport
City: Lhasa
Country: 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.

CST

+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

Round trip?