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There are 7 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki by bus, train, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Hotel New Hankyu
  2. Take the train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin

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Train via Osaka

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shinimamiya
  2. Take the train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto

Train

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Osaka
  2. Take the train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin

Drive

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Osaka Kansai Airport to Saiin-eki

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Osaka Kansai Airport to Saiin-eki

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki is to train via Osaka which costs ¥1300 - ¥1800 and takes 2h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki is to drive which takes 1h 19m and costs ¥1400 - ¥2200.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Saiin via Dobutsuen-Mae and Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Saiin-eki is 77 km. The road distance is 103.5 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 55m and costs ¥1900 - ¥2200.

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It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki, including transfers.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki train services, operated by Nankai Railways, depart from Kansai Airport station.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki is to bus which takes 1h 56m and costs ¥2700 - ¥3100. Alternatively, you can train via Osaka, which costs ¥1300 - ¥1800 and takes 2h 5m.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki train services, operated by Hankyu Railways, arrive at Saiin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki is 103 km. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki.
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  • Distance: 77.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 55m

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

Osaka Airport Transport operates a bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto hourly. Tickets cost ¥2300 - ¥2600 and the journey takes 1h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Saiin-eki via Shinimamiya, Dobutsuen-Mae, Umeda(Subway), Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu), and Saiin in around 2h 5m.

Train operators
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Saiin
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥410 - ¥480
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Nankai Railways
Website
howto-osaka.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Shinimamiya
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥650 - ¥800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Shinimamiya
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥650 - ¥1000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥1400
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Osaka Airport Transport
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Hotel New Hankyu
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1500 - ¥1700
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥2600
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Osaka Kansai Airport to Saiin-eki
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥40000
Shuttle from Osaka Kansai Airport to Saiin-eki
Estimated price
¥33000 - ¥46000

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