Kansai Airport (KIX)

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Kansai International Airport, or KIX for short, is considered the gateway to Japan's Kansai region. It is located on an artificial island in Osaka Bay, about 40 kilometers south of the center of the city. The airport serves as a hub for Peach Airlines, Japan's first international low-cost airline, as well as for ANA and Japan Airlines, the Nankai Line station is directly opposite the terminal building and offers inexpensive, comfortable and efficient transportation to Osaka and beyond.



1 Senshukukokita, Izumisano-shi, Osaka 549-0001 (Directions)


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Opening Hours

Monday Open 24 hours
Tuesday Open 24 hours
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday Open 24 hours
Friday Open 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Holidays Open 24 hours

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General Amenities

  • Foreign exchange service
  • ATM
  • Information Counter
  • Coin lockers
  • Prayer rooms
  • Souvenir shop
  • Nursing rooms


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Pushchair rental
  • Barrier-free access
  • Guide dog access


65-minute train ride from Umeda (Osaka) Station via JR Kansai Airport Rapid | 50-minute limousine bus from Umeda (Osaka) Station

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