# Distance between Kanazawa (KMQ) and Niigata (KIJ)

Flight distance from Kanazawa to Niigata (Komatsu Airport – Niigata Airport) is 184 miles / 297 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Kanazawa (KMQ) to Niigata (KIJ) is 217 miles / 350 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 20 minutes.

184
Miles
297
Kilometers
160
Nautical miles

## How far is Niigata from Kanazawa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 184.435 miles
• 296.820 kilometers
• 160.270 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
• 184.273 miles
• 296.558 kilometers
• 160.129 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Kanazawa to Niigata?

Estimated flight time from Komatsu Airport to Niigata Airport is 50 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Kanazawa and Niigata?

There is no time difference between Kanazawa and Niigata.

## Flight carbon footprint between Komatsu Airport (KMQ) and Niigata Airport (KIJ)

On average flying from Kanazawa to Niigata generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, 52 kilograms is equal to 115 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kanazawa to Niigata

Shortest flight path between Komatsu Airport (KMQ) and Niigata Airport (KIJ).

## Airport information

Origin Komatsu Airport
City: Kanazawa
Country: Japan
IATA Code: KMQ
ICAO Code: RJNK
Coordinates: 36°23′40″N, 136°24′25″E
Destination Niigata Airport
City: Niigata
Country: Japan
IATA Code: KIJ
ICAO Code: RJSN
Coordinates: 37°57′21″N, 139°7′15″E