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

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Train  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka Ltd Exp Haruka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kanazawa Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$80 - $88

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Night bus  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the night bus from Umeda-eki to Ekinishi Gocho-mae

$46 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
  2. Take the train from Kyoto to Kanazawa Ltd Exp Thunderbird

$76 - $81

Drive  •  3h 54m

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa 218.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Komatsu  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Komatsu (KMQ) KIX - KMQ

$95 - $352

Fly to Toyama, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Toyama (TOY) KIX - TOY
  2. Take the train from Toyama to Kanazawa

$171 - $916

Fly to Noto, bus  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Noto (NTQ) KIX - NTQ
  2. Take the bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station

$188 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa is to drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥6000 and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa is to drive which costs ¥4100 - ¥6000 and takes 3h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Ekinishi Gocho-mae via Umeda-eki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Kanazawa via Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Kanazawa is 271 km. The road distance is 349.6 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa without a car is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs ¥9000 - ¥10000.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa, including transfers.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa bus services, operated by Hokutetsu Transportation, depart from Umeda-eki station.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Kansai Airport station.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs ¥9000 - ¥10000. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ¥10000 - ¥40000 and takes 4h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa.
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  • Distance: 169.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 1m

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

You can take a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa via Shin-Osaka in around 4h 1m. Alternatively, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines and five other airlines fly from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa hourly.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via New Chitose, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda, New Chitose
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Noto via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Train operators
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$62 - $66
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$25 - $35
Reserved seat
$30 - $40
Green seat
$35 - $50
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Night bus from Umeda-eki to Ekinishi Gocho-mae
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
experience-kanazawa.com

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa bus services, operated by Hokutetsu Transportation, arrive at Ekinishi Gocho-mae station.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa train services, operated by Japan Railways Thunderbird, arrive at Kanazawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa is 350 km. It takes approximately 3h 54m to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa.

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Peach Aviation Limited, Star Flyer, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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There are 202+ hotels available in Kanazawa. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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