Distance between Fukuoka (FUK) and Yamagata (GAJ)

Flight distance from Fukuoka to Yamagata (Fukuoka Airport – Yamagata Airport) is 647 miles / 1042 kilometers / 562 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fukuoka (FUK) to Yamagata (GAJ) is 830 miles / 1336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fukuoka to Yamagata.

Shortest flight path between Fukuoka Airport (FUK) and Yamagata Airport (GAJ).

How far is Yamagata from Fukuoka?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fukuoka and Yamagata. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 647.196 miles
• 1041.561 kilometers
• 562.398 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
• 646.479 miles
• 1040.407 kilometers
• 561.775 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 Fukuoka Airport
City: Fukuoka
Country: Japan
IATA Code: FUK
ICAO Code: RJFF
Coordinates: 33°35′9″N, 130°27′3″E

B Yamagata Airport
City: Yamagata
Country: Japan
IATA Code: GAJ
ICAO Code: RJSC
Coordinates: 38°24′42″N, 140°22′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fukuoka and Yamagata.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (261 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fukuoka (FUK) → Yamagata (GAJ).

Distance:
647
Elite level bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
647

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