(Osaka) Kansai International Airport
1-banchi, Senshu-kuko Kita, Izumisano-shi, Osaka 549 8501, Japan
Telefon: (0724) 552 500



The airport is located 50km (31 miles) southwest of Osaka.


How to get there

Road access to the artificial island on which the airport is built is via a dedicated access bridge (with a toll gate on entry), connecting to an expressway, which serves all directions, off the Hanshin Expressway (Wangan Route) and the Hanwa Expressway, further inland.

Information about parking possibilities at the (Osaka) Kansai International Airport


Access by public transport

The Kansai Airport Station is served by Japanese Railways (tel: 0570 002 486) rains; the limited express Haruka line runs to Kyoto (journey time - 1 hour 15 minutes) and other destinations, while the Kansai rapid service runs to Kyobashi (journey time - 1 hour 15 minutes) and other destinations. Nankai Railways (tel: (0724) 566 203) has services to Namba, Sakai and Izumisano.

Buses are available to all major hotels and surrounding destinations. Buses arrive at the International Departures area and depart from the Arrivals areas. Tickets can be purchased outside the terminals.

Taxis are readily available outside the passenger terminal.

There is a sea ferry route to Kobe and Kobe Airport (journey time - 30 minutes). A shuttle bus runs between the terminal building and the ferry terminal.


Information desk

There is a total of six information counters at the airport. There are two on the first floor of the passenger terminal building; one in the centre of the second floor; and three on the fourth floor. The main information centre (tel: (0724) 552 500) is located on the northern side of the second floor. The Kansai Tourist Information Centre is located on the first floor (tel: (0724) 566 025).


Further travel information


Star Alliance