There are 5 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kusatsu-eki by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Ltd Exp Haruka

$30 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. JR Biwako / ...

$25 - $29

3 alternative options

Train via Kyoto  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Ltd Exp Haruka
  2. JR Biwako / ...

$29 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 72.6 miles

$12 - $18

Fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. KIX - ITM

$87 - $418

What companies run services between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan and Kusatsu-eki, Shiga, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kusatsu-eki once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines, All Nippon Airways and two other airlines fly from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kusatsu-eki every 30 minutes.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Kusatsu(Shiga)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kyoto to Kusatsu(Shiga)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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
$22 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Kusatsu-eki is 93 km. The road distance is 116 km.

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kusatsu-eki is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥2000 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kusatsu-eki is to drive which takes 1 h 33 min and costs ¥1300 - ¥2000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Kusatsu(Shiga). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

The train from Kansai Airport to Kusatsu(Shiga) takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.