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There are 7 ways to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Shin-Osaka
  3. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kansai Airport

$89 - $126

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Bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Hiroshima BC
  2. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama IC
  3. Take the bus from Fukuyama IC to Kansai Airport Terminal 1

$54 - $82

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Himeji
  3. Take the bus from Himeji Station to Kansai Airport Terminal 1

$86 - $114

Night bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the night bus from Iwakuni Station to Sannomiya BT

$94 - $97

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) 269 miles

$45 - $70

Train, train to Fukuoka, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  3. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) FUK - KIX

$97 - $236

Train, train to Kumamoto, fly  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Kumamoto
  3. Fly from Kumamoto (KMJ) to Osaka Kansai (KIX) KMJ - KIX

$120 - $378

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The cheapest way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) is to drive which costs ¥5000 - ¥7500 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) is to train which costs ¥10000 - ¥15000 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX). However, there are services departing from Iwakuni Shiyakusho and arriving at Kansai Airport Terminal 1 via Hiroshima BC and Fukuyama IC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX). However, there are services departing from Iwakuni and arriving at Kansai Airport via Hiroshima and Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Iwakuni and Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) is 279 km. The road distance is 430.5 km.

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The best way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥15000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), including transfers.

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Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) bus services, operated by Iwakuni Bus, depart from Iwakuni Shiyakusho station.

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Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Iwakuni station.

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The best way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥15000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥6000 - ¥9500 and takes 8 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX).
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  • Distance: 174.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Iwakuni, Japan and Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan?

You can take a train from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) via Hiroshima and Shin-Osaka in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) via Hiroshima BC, Okayama IC, and Fukuyama IC in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Kumamoto to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$65 - $90
Reserved seat
$75 - $95
Green seat
$100 - $130
Train from Hiroshima to Himeji
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$50 - $75
Reserved seat
$60 - $75
Green seat
$75 - $110
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$55 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Train from Hiroshima to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$75 - $100
Reserved seat
$85 - $110
Green seat
$110 - $150
Bus operators
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Bus from Himeji Station to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Hiroshima BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Okayama IC
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Fukuyama IC to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Iwakuni Station to Sannomiya BT
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp

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The quickest flight from Fukuoka Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) bus services, operated by Ryobi Express, arrive at Kansai Airport Terminal 1 station.

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Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Kansai Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) is 430 km. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Iwakuni to Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX).

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All Nippon Airways and JetStar Japan offer flights from Fukuoka Airport to Osaka Kansai Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX). Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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