There are 4 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Sakai Nankai Airport Exp / ...

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Port Town-higashi Station
  2. Take the subway from Porttownhigashi to Nankohigashi OsakaMetro Nanko Port Town

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai 21.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai 21.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai is to drive which costs ¥400 - ¥600 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai is to taxi which costs ¥11000 - ¥14000 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Sakai. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Sakai is 26 km. The road distance is 34.7 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs ¥550 - ¥650.

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The train from Kansai Airport to Sakai takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai train services, operated by Nankai Railways, arrive at Sakai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai is 35 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai.

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The nearest airport to Sakai is Osaka Kobe (UKB) Airport which is 22.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Osaka (ITM) (23.3 km), Osaka Kansai (KIX) (26.2 km), Nagoya (NGO) (126.9 km) and Nagoya (NKM) (152 km).

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX), Japan and Sakai, Ōsaka, Japan?

Nankai Railways operates a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Port Town-higashi Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Sakai
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Kobe Sogo Taxi
Phone
+81 78-451-0818
Website
kobesogo.co.jp
Kobe MK Taxi
Phone
+81 78-303-6001
Website
mk-group.co.jp

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