# Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Luang Namtha (LXG)

Flight distance from Taiyuan to Luang Namtha (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Louang Namtha Airport) is 1337 miles / 2152 kilometers / 1162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Taiyuan (TYN) to Luang Namtha (LXG) is 1749 miles / 2815 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Taiyuan to Luang Namtha.

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Louang Namtha Airport (LXG).

## How far is Luang Namtha from Taiyuan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1337.126 miles
• 2151.895 kilometers
• 1161.930 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
• 1339.626 miles
• 2155.919 kilometers
• 1164.103 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
IATA Code: TYN
ICAO Code: ZBYN
Coordinates: 37°44′48″N, 112°37′40″E

B Louang Namtha Airport
City: Luang Namtha
Country: Laos
IATA Code: LXG
ICAO Code: VLLN
Coordinates: 20°58′1″N, 101°24′0″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Taiyuan and Luang Namtha is 1 hour. Luang Namtha is 1 hour behind Taiyuan.

CST

+07

## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Luang Namtha (LXG).

Distance:
1337
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1337

Round trip?