# Distance between Sendai (SDJ) and Kobe (UKB)

Flight distance from Sendai to Kobe (Sendai Airport – Kobe Airport) is 399 miles / 642 kilometers / 347 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Sendai (SDJ) to Kobe (UKB) is 509 miles / 819 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sendai to Kobe.

Shortest flight path between Sendai Airport (SDJ) and Kobe Airport (UKB).

## How far is Kobe from Sendai?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sendai and Kobe. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 398.865 miles
• 641.911 kilometers
• 346.604 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
• 398.590 miles
• 641.468 kilometers
• 346.365 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 Sendai Airport
City: Sendai
Country: Japan
IATA Code: SDJ
ICAO Code: RJSS
Coordinates: 38°8′22″N, 140°55′1″E

B Kobe Airport
City: Kobe
Country: Japan
IATA Code: UKB
ICAO Code: RJBE
Coordinates: 34°37′58″N, 135°13′26″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sendai and Kobe.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (185 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sendai (SDJ) → Kobe (UKB).

Distance:
399
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
399

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