# Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Kobe (UKB)

Flight distance from Niigata to Kobe (Niigata Airport – Kobe Airport) is 316 miles / 508 kilometers / 274 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Kobe (UKB) is 381 miles / 613 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Kobe Airport (UKB).

## How far is Kobe from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 315.867 miles
• 508.338 kilometers
• 274.481 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
• 315.870 miles
• 508.343 kilometers
• 274.484 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 Kobe Airport
City: Kobe
Country: Japan
IATA Code: UKB
ICAO Code: RJBE
Coordinates: 34°37′58″N, 135°13′26″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Kobe.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (158 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Kobe (UKB).

Distance:
316
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
316

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