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Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Shanghai (PVG)

Flight distance from Niigata to Shanghai (Niigata Airport – Shanghai Pudong International Airport) is 1091 miles / 1756 kilometers / 948 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Shanghai (PVG) is 3053 miles / 4913 kilometers and travel time by car is about 187 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG).

How far is Shanghai from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1091.164 miles
  • 1756.059 kilometers
  • 948.196 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
  • 1089.695 miles
  • 1753.693 kilometers
  • 946.919 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 Shanghai Pudong International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PVG
ICAO Code: ZSPD
Coordinates: 31°8′36″N, 121°48′18″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Niigata and Shanghai is 1 hour. Shanghai is 1 hour behind Niigata.

Time Difference

Niigata

 JST

Shanghai

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Shanghai (PVG).

Distance:
1091
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1091

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