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  •  4 h 7 min

  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  •  6 h 51 min

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

$46 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 20 min

  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  •  3 h 54 min

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

$35 - $55

Fly to Komatsu  •  4 h 12 min

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

$199 - $362

Fly to Toyama, train  •  5 h 1 min

  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  •  6 h 11 min

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

$188 - $326

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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 6 h 51 min.

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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 4 h 7 min.

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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 4 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min 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 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min 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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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa.
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  • Distance: 169.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines and six 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
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Sapporo, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda, Sapporo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Noto via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Train operators
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$62 - $66
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$54 - $58
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Toyama to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
23 min
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
1 h 28 min
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
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
experience-kanazawa.com

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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 3 h 54 min to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kanazawa.

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Star Flyer, EVA Air, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Kanazawa. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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