# 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
IATA Code: TYN
ICAO Code: ZBYN
Coordinates: 37°44′48″N, 112°37′40″E

B Pu'er Simao Airport
City: Simao
Country: 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.

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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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1242

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