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

B Shigatse Peace Airport
City: Shigatse
Country: China Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Tianshui

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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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