There are 5 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Osaka by bus, train, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan and Osaka, Japan?
OKK Airport Bus operates a bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Osaka every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 50 min. Kintetsu Bus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Nankai Railways operates a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Osaka every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $7 and the journey takes 43 min.
Train from Kansai Airport to Shinimamiya
- Ave. Duration
- 43 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $6 - $7
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Osaka is 37 km. The road distance is 50 km.
The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Osaka is to drive which costs ¥550 - ¥850 and takes 38 min.
The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Osaka is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs ¥16000 - ¥20000.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Osaka. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Hotel New Hankyu. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.
The bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Hotel New Hankyu takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.