# Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Kanazawa (KMQ)

Flight distance from Niigata to Kanazawa (Niigata Airport – Komatsu Airport) is 184 miles / 297 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Kanazawa (KMQ) is 213 miles / 343 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Niigata to Kanazawa.

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Komatsu Airport (KMQ).

## How far is Kanazawa from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 184.435 miles
• 296.820 kilometers
• 160.270 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
• 184.273 miles
• 296.558 kilometers
• 160.129 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
IATA Code: KIJ
ICAO Code: RJSN
Coordinates: 37°57′21″N, 139°7′15″E

B Komatsu Airport
City: Kanazawa
Country: Japan
IATA Code: KMQ
ICAO Code: RJNK
Coordinates: 36°23′40″N, 136°24′25″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Kanazawa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Kanazawa (KMQ).

Distance:
184
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
184

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