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Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Lanzhou (LHW)

Flight distance from Taiyuan to Lanzhou (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport) is 504 miles / 812 kilometers / 438 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Taiyuan (TYN) to Lanzhou (LHW) is 619 miles / 996 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Taiyuan to Lanzhou.

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport (LHW).

How far is Lanzhou from Taiyuan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 504.360 miles
  • 811.689 kilometers
  • 438.277 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
  • 503.243 miles
  • 809.891 kilometers
  • 437.306 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 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 Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport
City: Lanzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: LHW
ICAO Code: ZLLL
Coordinates: 36°30′54″N, 103°37′12″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Taiyuan and Lanzhou.

Time Difference

Taiyuan

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Lanzhou

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (219 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Lanzhou (LHW).

Distance:
504
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
504

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