Map of flight path from Seattle to Kobe.
Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Kobe Airport (UKB).
How far is Kobe from Seattle?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Kobe. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5030.254 miles
- 8095.409 kilometers
- 4371.171 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
- 5018.240 miles
- 8076.075 kilometers
- 4360.732 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Seattle and Kobe is 17 hours. Kobe is 17 hours ahead of Seattle.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 588 kg (1 296 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Seattle (SEA) → Kobe (UKB).