Distance from Japan to Germany

Name Japan Germany
Country flag Flag of Japan Flag of Germany
Country ISO code JP / JPN DE / DEU
Continent Asia Europe
Continent code AS EU
Capital Tokyo Berlin
Total cities 18270 24468
Cost of living Cost of living in Japan Cost of living in Germany
DD coordinates 37.490032 / 136.466401 51.164229 / 10.454119
DMS coordinates 37°29'24.11" N / 136°27'59.04" E 51°09'51.23" N / 10°27'14.83" E
UTM coordinates 53S 629636.20792277 4150245.22963 32U 601672.02657396 5669093.1290685
Time zone Asia/Tokyo Europe/Berlin
Airports Airports in Japan: 251 Airports in Germany: 826
Straight distance from Japan to Germany is 8845 kilometers (5496 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Japan from Germany, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 37.490032 / 136.466401 (JP) and 51.164229 / 10.454119 (DE).


Find out the distance from Japan to Germany using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the JP to DE distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Japan from Germany?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are 37.490032 / 136.466401 while you arrive at 51.164229 / 10.454119. The calculator shows the shortest distance between JP and DE and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Japan to Germany? The distance is 8845 km / 5496 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Japan to Germany by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 10 hours, 31 minutes while the IATA country codes are (JP to DE).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Japan (JP)
Arrives in Germany (DE)
Japan to Germany distance 8845 km / 5496 mil
Avg car duration 98 hours, 16 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 147 hours, 24 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 88 hours, 26 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 9 hours, 49 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from JP and DE is 8845 kilometers = 5496 miles.
To get from JP to DE by plane, you need to travel 8845 kilometers = 5496 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to DE will take about 9 hours, 49 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 147 hours, 24 minutes travelling from Japan (JP) to Germany (DE), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Japan from Germany provided that the entry regulations are met.