There are 4 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath by train, ferry or bus

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama
  3. Take the ferry from Uno to Naoshima

$67 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Ryobi Express, ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Okayama
  2. Take the ferry from Uno to Naoshima

$39 - $57

2 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Himeji Station
  2. Take the train from Himeji to Okayama
  3. Take the bus from Okayama Sta. to Uno Sta.
  4. Take the ferry from Uno to Naoshima

$65 - $85

Bus Nankai Bus, ferry  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Takamatsu Station
  2. Take the ferry from Takamatsu to Miyanoura

$51

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath is to bus and ferry which costs ¥5714 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath is to train and ferry which costs ¥7500 - ¥12000 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Naoshima Bath is 116 km.

The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath without a car is to train and ferry which takes 4 h 24 min and costs ¥7500 - ¥12000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath, including transfers.

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There are 151+ hotels available in Naoshima Bath. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath.
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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

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

There is no direct connection from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath. However, you can take the train to Shin-Osaka, take the train to Okayama, take the train to Chayamachi, take the train to Uno, take the walk to Uno, take the ferry to Naoshima, then take the walk to Naoshima Bath. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Naoshima Bath via Himeji Station, Himeji, Okayama, Okayama Sta., Uno Sta., Uno, and Naoshima in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$60 - $85
Train from Himeji to Okayama
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$28 - $40
Reserved seat
$30 - $45
Green seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Himeji Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Takamatsu Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama Sta. to Uno Sta.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Okayama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Ferry operators
Shikoku Kisen
Website
shikokukisen.com
Ferry from Uno to Naoshima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shikokukisen.com
Ferry from Takamatsu to Miyanoura
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shikokukisen.com

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