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Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Simao (SYM)

Flight distance from Taiyuan to Simao (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Pu'er Simao Airport) is 1242 miles / 1998 kilometers / 1079 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Taiyuan (TYN) to Simao (SYM) is 1535 miles / 2470 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Pu'er Simao Airport (SYM).

How far is Simao from Taiyuan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1241.699 miles
  • 1998.320 kilometers
  • 1079.007 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
  • 1243.522 miles
  • 2001.255 kilometers
  • 1080.591 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 Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SYM
ICAO Code: ZPSM
Coordinates: 22°47′35″N, 100°57′32″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Taiyuan and Simao.

Time Difference

Taiyuan

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Simao

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Simao (SYM).

Distance:
1242
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1242

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