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Distance between Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and Yamagata (GAJ)

Flight distance from Kuala Lumpur to Yamagata (Kuala Lumpur International Airport – Yamagata Airport) is 3460 miles / 5568 kilometers / 3007 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Yamagata (GAJ) is 5971 miles / 9609 kilometers and travel time by car is about 240 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kuala Lumpur to Yamagata.

Shortest flight path between Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Yamagata Airport (GAJ).

How far is Yamagata from Kuala Lumpur?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kuala Lumpur and Yamagata. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3459.886 miles
  • 5568.146 kilometers
  • 3006.559 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
  • 3464.365 miles
  • 5575.354 kilometers
  • 3010.451 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 Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: KUL
ICAO Code: WMKK
Coordinates: 2°44′44″N, 101°42′35″E

B Yamagata Airport
City: Yamagata
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: GAJ
ICAO Code: RJSC
Coordinates: 38°24′42″N, 140°22′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kuala Lumpur and Yamagata is 1 hour. Yamagata is 1 hour ahead of Kuala Lumpur.

Time Difference

Kuala Lumpur

 +08

Yamagata

 JST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 390 kg (859 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuala Lumpur (KUL) → Yamagata (GAJ).

Distance:
3460
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3460

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