# Distance between Tianshui (THQ) and Shigatse (RKZ)

Flight distance from Tianshui to Shigatse (Tianshui Maijishan Airport – Shigatse Peace Airport) is 1035 miles / 1665 kilometers / 899 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Tianshui (THQ) to Shigatse (RKZ) is 1579 miles / 2541 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Tianshui Maijishan Airport (THQ) and Shigatse Peace Airport (RKZ).

## How far is Shigatse from Tianshui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1034.651 miles
• 1665.109 kilometers
• 899.087 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
• 1033.129 miles
• 1662.660 kilometers
• 897.764 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 Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China
IATA Code: RKZ
ICAO Code: ZURK
Coordinates: 29°21′6″N, 89°18′41″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tianshui and Shigatse.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tianshui (THQ) → Shigatse (RKZ).

Distance:
1035
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1035

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