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Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Sapporo (CTS)

Flight distance from Niigata to Sapporo (Niigata Airport – New Chitose Airport) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers / 312 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Sapporo (CTS) is 537 miles / 865 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Niigata to Sapporo.

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and New Chitose Airport (CTS).

How far is Sapporo from Niigata?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Niigata and Sapporo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 359.093 miles
  • 577.904 kilometers
  • 312.043 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
  • 359.389 miles
  • 578.381 kilometers
  • 312.301 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 Niigata Airport
City: Niigata
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: KIJ
ICAO Code: RJSN
Coordinates: 37°57′21″N, 139°7′15″E

B New Chitose Airport
City: Sapporo
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: CTS
ICAO Code: RJCC
Coordinates: 42°46′30″N, 141°41′31″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Sapporo.

Time Difference

Niigata

 JST

Sapporo

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (172 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Sapporo (CTS).

Distance:
359
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
359

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