# Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Shirahama (SHM)

Flight distance from Niigata to Shirahama (Niigata Airport – Nanki–Shirahama Airport) is 363 miles / 585 kilometers / 316 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Shirahama (SHM) is 458 miles / 737 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Nanki–Shirahama Airport (SHM).

## How far is Shirahama from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 363.444 miles
• 584.906 kilometers
• 315.824 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
• 363.688 miles
• 585.299 kilometers
• 316.036 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 Nanki–Shirahama Airport
City: Shirahama
Country: Japan
IATA Code: SHM
ICAO Code: RJBD
Coordinates: 33°39′43″N, 135°21′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Shirahama.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 79 kg (173 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Shirahama (SHM).

Distance:
363
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
363

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