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Distance between Kuala Lumpur (KUL) and Niigata (KIJ)

Distance from Kuala Lumpur to Niigata (Kuala Lumpur International Airport – Niigata Airport) is 3386 miles / 5450 kilometers / 2943 nautical miles.

How far is Niigata from Kuala Lumpur?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3386.329 miles
  • 5449.769 kilometers
  • 2942.640 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
  • 3390.949 miles
  • 5457.203 kilometers
  • 2946.654 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) to Niigata Airport (KIJ) is 6 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Kuala Lumpur
Niigata

Kuala Lumpur

 +08

Niigata

 JST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 386 kg (852 pounds).

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

Kuala Lumpur to Niigata flight path

Shortest flight path between Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and Niigata Airport (KIJ).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kuala Lumpur (KUL) → Niigata (KIJ).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3386
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0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3386

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