# Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Shantou (SWA)

Flight distance from Taiyuan to Shantou (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport) is 1016 miles / 1636 kilometers / 883 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Taiyuan (TYN) to Shantou (SWA) is 1247 miles / 2007 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA).

## How far is Shantou from Taiyuan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1016.461 miles
• 1635.836 kilometers
• 883.281 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
• 1019.193 miles
• 1640.233 kilometers
• 885.655 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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Taiyuan and Shantou.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Shantou (SWA).

Distance:
1016
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1016

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