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Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Rishiri (RIS)

Flight distance from Niigata to Rishiri (Niigata Airport – Rishiri Airport) is 514 miles / 827 kilometers / 447 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Rishiri (RIS) is 766 miles / 1233 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Rishiri Airport (RIS).

How far is Rishiri from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 514.038 miles
  • 827.263 kilometers
  • 446.687 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
  • 514.553 miles
  • 828.094 kilometers
  • 447.135 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 Rishiri Airport
City: Rishiri
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: RIS
ICAO Code: RJER
Coordinates: 45°14′31″N, 141°11′9″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Rishiri.

Time Difference

Niigata

 JST

Rishiri

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (222 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Rishiri (RIS).

Distance:
514
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
514

Round trip?