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Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Kagoshima (KOJ)

Flight distance from Niigata to Kagoshima (Niigata Airport – Kagoshima Airport) is 638 miles / 1027 kilometers / 554 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Kagoshima (KOJ) is 863 miles / 1389 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Kagoshima Airport (KOJ).

How far is Kagoshima from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 637.973 miles
  • 1026.718 kilometers
  • 554.383 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
  • 637.839 miles
  • 1026.502 kilometers
  • 554.267 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 Kagoshima Airport
City: Kagoshima
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: KOJ
ICAO Code: RJFK
Coordinates: 31°48′12″N, 130°43′8″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Kagoshima.

Time Difference

Niigata

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Kagoshima

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (259 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Kagoshima (KOJ).

Distance:
638
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
638

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