# Distance between Xining (XNN) and Yinchuan (INC)

Flight distance from Xining to Yinchuan (Xining Caojiabao International Airport – Yinchuan Hedong International Airport) is 256 miles / 412 kilometers / 223 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Xining (XNN) to Yinchuan (INC) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 33 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Xining to Yinchuan.

Shortest flight path between Xining Caojiabao International Airport (XNN) and Yinchuan Hedong International Airport (INC).

## How far is Yinchuan from Xining?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 256.177 miles
• 412.277 kilometers
• 222.612 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
• 255.873 miles
• 411.788 kilometers
• 222.348 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 Xining Caojiabao International Airport
City: Xining
Country: China
IATA Code: XNN
ICAO Code: ZLXN
Coordinates: 36°31′39″N, 102°2′34″E

B Yinchuan Hedong International Airport
City: Yinchuan
Country: China
IATA Code: INC
ICAO Code: ZLIC
Coordinates: 38°28′54″N, 106°0′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Xining and Yinchuan.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (138 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Xining (XNN) → Yinchuan (INC).

Distance:
256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
256

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