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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 Flag of Japan
IATA Code: KIJ
ICAO Code: RJSN
Coordinates: 37°57′21″N, 139°7′15″E

B Kobe Airport
City: Kobe
Country: Japan Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Niigata

 JST

Kobe

 JST

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

Round trip?