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Distance from Japan to Thailand

Name Japan Thailand
Country flag Flag of Japan Flag of Thailand
Country ISO code JP / JPN TH / THA
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Tokyo Bangkok
Total cities 18270 11706
Cost of living Cost of living in Japan Cost of living in Thailand
DD coordinates 37.490032 / 136.466401 13.038870 / 101.490104
DMS coordinates 37°29'24.11" N / 136°27'59.04" E 13°02'19.93" N / 101°29'24.37" E
UTM coordinates 53S 629636.20792277 4150245.22963 47P 770065.06967966 1442758.8517349
Time zone Asia/Tokyo Asia/Bangkok
Straight distance from Japan to Thailand is 4401 kilometers (2735 miles).

Travel information from Japan to Thailand

The distance between JP and TH is 2735 miles (4401 km), which can be covered by car, bus, train or ship.

However, the fastest way to travel from Japan to Thailand is by plane.

The average flight time is 4 hours, 53 minutes.

How many hours a traveler will have to spend getting from JP to TH also depends on the mode of transport for travel.

Depart from Japan (JP)
Arrives in Thailand (TH)
Japan to Thailand distance 4401 km / 2735 mil
Avg car duration 48 hours, 54 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 73 hours, 21 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 44 hours, 0 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 4 hours, 53 minutes (900 km/h)

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

How to fly from Japan (JP) to Thailand (TH)

Straight line flight distance 2735 miles.

Flight direction Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Flight time (min.) Price
Osaka (JP) - Bangkok (TH) KIX BKK XJ 613 0 0 385 258,00$
Sapporo (JP) - Bangkok (TH) CTS BKK GK 6030 2 0 2545 265,00$
Tokyo (JP) - Bangkok (TH) NRT BKK TG 677 0 0 420 377,00$
Updated 20.08.2022

Airports in Japan

Yakushima Airport KUM RJFC M
Niigata Airport KIJ RJSN M
Oita Airport OIT RJFO M
Kobe Airport UKB RJBE M
Sendai Airport SDJ RJSS L
All airports in Japan

Airports in Thailand

Phitsanulok Airport PHS VTPP M
U-Tapao International Airport UTP VTBU M
Udon Thani Airport UTH VTUD M
Krabi Airport KBV VTSG M
Sukhothai Airport THS VTPO M
All airports in Thailand

Airlines providing flights between JP and TH

Distance calculator from JP to TH

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Distance converter

There are many ways to find how far is Japan from Thailand, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 37.490032 / 136.466401 (JP) and 13.038870 / 101.490104 (TH).


When trying to get from Japan to Thailand, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 4401 km / 2735 mil. Surely, both JP and TH are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 37.490032 / 136.466401 and the arrival coordinates of 13.038870 / 101.490104.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Japan to Thailand is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 5 hours, 14 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Japan to Thailand? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Thailand to Japan.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between JP and TH is 4401 kilometers = 2735 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from JP to TH is 4401 kilometers = 2735 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to TH takes approximately 4 hours, 53 minutes.
It will take you about 73 hours, 21 minutes to drive from Japan (JP) to Thailand (TH), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Japan from Thailand.