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Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Golmud (GOQ)

Distance from Taiyuan to Golmud (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Golmud Airport) is 989 miles / 1591 kilometers / 859 nautical miles.

How far is Golmud from Taiyuan?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Taiyuan and Golmud. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 988.719 miles
  • 1591.190 kilometers
  • 859.174 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
  • 986.450 miles
  • 1587.537 kilometers
  • 857.201 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) to Golmud Airport (GOQ) is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Taiyuan and Golmud is 2 hours. Golmud is 2 hours behind Taiyuan.

Time Difference

Taiyuan
Golmud

Taiyuan

 CST

Golmud

 +06

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Airport information


A Taiyuan Wusu International Airport
City: Taiyuan
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: TYN
ICAO Code: ZBYN
Coordinates: 37°44′48″N, 112°37′40″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

Taiyuan to Golmud flight path

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Golmud Airport (GOQ).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Golmud (GOQ).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
989
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
989

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