Japan to United States By Air freight, Container ship or Road

See the best way to ship your freight from Japan to United States by Air, Sea and Road. Compare transit times, frequency, emissions, sailing schedules and much more.

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Japan to United States

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Air Freight

18hrs, 1-2 times a day

422kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Container Ship

31 days 2h, Every 1-2 days

722kg CO₂ (per TEU)

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Japan to United States by Air freight

The quickest way to get from Japan to United States by plane will take about 18hrs and departs from Narita International Airport (NRT) and arrives into Wichita Eisenhower National Airport (ICT). There are flights departing 1-2 times a day on this route. United Airlines is one of the carriers that operates regular services on this route with flights departing every 1-2 days.

Quickest air route

Narita International Airport to Wichita Eisenhower National Airport

Departs from

Departs from

18hrs
1-2 times a day
9,979 km
6,201 mi.
1 transfer
No stops

Estimated emissions

422kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Operating carriersDeparture frequencyAircraft types
Carrier Identifier: UAUnited Airlines
Every 1-2 daysBoeing 787-9+3 others
Carrier Identifier: AAAmerican Airlines
2-4 times a weekBoeing 787-8+2 others
Carrier Identifier: UAUnited Airlines
2-4 times a weekBoeing 787-9+1 others
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Closest airports

Narita International Airport to Tulsa International Airport

Departs from

Departs from

18h 21m
1-2 times a day
10,176 km
6,323 mi.
1 transfer
No stops

Estimated emissions

382kg CO₂ (per 100kg)

Operating carriersDeparture frequencyAircraft types
Carrier Identifier: UAUnited Airlines
1-2 times a weekBoeing 787-9+2 others
Carrier Identifier: AAAmerican Airlines
2-4 times a weekBoeing 787-8+2 others
Carrier Identifier: UAUnited Airlines
Every 1-2 daysBoeing 787-9+4 others
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Japan to United States by Container ship

The quickest way to get from Japan to United States by ship will take about 31 days 2h and departs from Nagoya, Aichi (JPNGO) and arrives into Houston (USHOU). There are vessels departing every 1-2 days on this route. MSC is one of the carriers that operates regular services on this route with vessels departing every 1-2 weeks.

Quickest ocean route

Nagoya, Aichi to Houston

Port of loading

Port of loading

31 days 2h
Every 1-2 days
12,176 km
7,566 mi.
1 transfer
No stops

Estimated emissions

722kg CO₂ (per TEU)

Service LinesService TypeDeparture frequencyServicing Carriers
Carrier Identifier: MSCUNew Origami → Pelican
TransshipmentEvery 1-2 weeksMSC
Carrier Identifier: ONEYJK1 → EC6
TransshipmentEvery 1-2 weeksONE
Carrier Identifier: MSCUNew Origami → Lone Star
TransshipmentEvery 1-2 weeksMSC
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Ocean routes from Japan to United States

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