# How far is Seoul from Tokyo?

The distance between Tokyo (Narita International Airport) and Seoul (Seoul Incheon International Airport) is 783 miles / 1260 kilometers / 681 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Tokyo (NRT) to Seoul (ICN) is 1117 miles / 1798 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 24 hours 54 minutes.

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1 h 58 min
133 kg

## Distance from Tokyo to Seoul

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Tokyo to Seoul. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 783.218 miles
• 1260.467 kilometers
• 680.598 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 781.486 miles
• 1257.681 kilometers
• 679.093 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 Tokyo to Seoul?

The estimated flight time from Narita International Airport to Seoul Incheon International Airport is 1 hour and 58 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Narita International Airport (NRT) and Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)

On average, flying from Tokyo to Seoul generates about 133 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 133 kilograms equals 294 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tokyo to Seoul

See the map of the shortest flight path between Narita International Airport (NRT) and Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN).

## Airport information

Origin Narita International Airport
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
IATA Code: NRT
ICAO Code: RJAA
Coordinates: 35°45′52″N, 140°23′9″E
Destination Seoul Incheon International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea
IATA Code: ICN
ICAO Code: RKSI
Coordinates: 37°27′36″N, 126°26′26″E