The cheapest times to fly from KIJ to NKM are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • August 20th to September 30th (except the weeks of August 27th and September 10th)
  • November 12th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from KIJ to NKM is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $483 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $161 for Wednesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Nagoya

Flying from Niigata (KIJ) to Nagoya (NKM) will usually cost between $164 to $342 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $172. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $197 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $202 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIJ to NKM flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the KIJ to NKM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

KIJ to NKM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIJ to NKM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Niigata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $50 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $198. Return trip prices are from the NKM to KIJ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from KIJ to NKM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from KIJ to NKM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from NKM
  • Usually 35.15% less expensive than NKM
  • Nonstop flights available

See KIJ to KIX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KIJ to NKM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: FDA, JAL, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nagoya Airport to Niigata Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 223 miles or 359 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KIJ to NKM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIJ to NKM flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Niigata and Nagoya?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from KIJ to NKM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKIJ
Origination airport nameNiigata Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeNKM
Destination airport nameNagoya Airport


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