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There are 4 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Kyoto Ltd Exp Haruka

$27 - $34

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Bus  •  1h 43m

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

$23 - $26

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Ōtsu 68.8 miles

$11 - $17

Fly  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Osaka Itami (ITM) KIX - ITM

$73 - $398

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥1900 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga is to drive which costs ¥1300 - ¥1900 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Otsu via Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Shiga is 119 km. The road distance is 110.1 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga without a car is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs ¥3000 - ¥3800.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga, including transfers.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Kansai Airport station.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs ¥3000 - ¥3800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥2500 - ¥3000 and takes 1h 43m, you could also fly, which costs ¥8000 - ¥45000 and takes 4h 14m.

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Osaka Itami Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h and has one stopover.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, arrive at Kyoto station.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga.
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  • Distance: 74.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Ōtsu hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $31 and the journey takes 1h 20m. Alternatively, OKK Airport Bus operates a bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Ōtsu every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $24 and the journey takes 1h 28m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via New Chitose
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Osaka Itami via Okinawa
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,400
Train operators
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shiga.

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Star Flyer, JetStar Japan, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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