Distance between Niigata (KIJ) and Wakkanai (WKJ)

Flight distance from Niigata to Wakkanai (Niigata Airport – Wakkanai Airport) is 532 miles / 857 kilometers / 463 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Niigata (KIJ) to Wakkanai (WKJ) is 733 miles / 1180 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Niigata Airport (KIJ) and Wakkanai Airport (WKJ).

How far is Wakkanai from Niigata?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 532.322 miles
• 856.690 kilometers
• 462.575 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
• 532.801 miles
• 857.459 kilometers
• 462.991 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 Wakkanai Airport
City: Wakkanai
Country: Japan
IATA Code: WKJ
ICAO Code: RJCW
Coordinates: 45°24′15″N, 141°48′3″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Niigata and Wakkanai.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (228 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Niigata (KIJ) → Wakkanai (WKJ).

Distance:
532
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
532

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