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Distance between Taiyuan (TYN) and Xining (XNN)

Flight distance from Taiyuan to Xining (Taiyuan Wusu International Airport – Xining Caojiabao International Airport) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers / 513 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Taiyuan (TYN) to Xining (XNN) is 721 miles / 1160 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Taiyuan Wusu International Airport (TYN) and Xining Caojiabao International Airport (XNN).

How far is Xining from Taiyuan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 590.084 miles
  • 949.648 kilometers
  • 512.769 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
  • 588.756 miles
  • 947.511 kilometers
  • 511.615 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 Xining Caojiabao International Airport
City: Xining
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: XNN
ICAO Code: ZLXN
Coordinates: 36°31′39″N, 102°2′34″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Taiyuan and Xining.

Time Difference

Taiyuan

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Xining

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Taiyuan (TYN) → Xining (XNN).

Distance:
590
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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