There are 9 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Japan Railways Thunderbird, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kanazawa
  3. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu

$110 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Yamato Yagi-eki
  2. Take the train from Yamatoyagi to Kintetsunagoya
  3. Take the bus from Nagoya Meitetsu BC to Shirakawago

$81 - $92

7 alternative options

Train, bus via Nagoya  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
  3. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama
  4. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago

$129 - $168

Bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
  2. Take the bus from Kyoto Station to Takayama Bus Terminal

$95 - $96

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go 220.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Komatsu, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Komatsu (KMQ) KIX - KMQ
  2. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu

$229 - $392

Fly to Toyama, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Toyama (TOY) KIX - TOY
  2. Take the bus from Toyama to Shirakawago, Gifu

$175 - $905

Fly to Noto, bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Noto (NTQ) KIX - NTQ
  2. Take the bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
  3. Take the bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu

$218 - $356

Fly to Nagoya, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Nagoya (NKM) KIX - NKM
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Takayama

$191 - $634

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Shirakawago via Kyoto Station and Takayama Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Shirakawa-go is 253 km. The road distance is 352.3 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go, including transfers.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, depart from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 station.

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go bus services, operated by Nouhi Bus, arrive at Takayama Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go is 352 km. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go.

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Star Flyer, EVA Air, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Komatsu Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Shirakawa-go. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go.
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  • Distance: 157.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Shirakawa-go via Kyōto, Kyoto Station, Takayama Bus Terminal, and Shirakawago in around 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Sapporo, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda, Sapporo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Noto via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Tokyo Haneda, Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Gimhae, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Incheon, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Tokyo Haneda, Kita Kyushu
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $350
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Sapporo, Yamagata
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Nagoya via Tokyo Haneda, Izumo
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Komatsu via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Toyama via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Takayama
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Thunderbird
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kanazawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$62 - $66
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Yamatoyagi to Kintetsunagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Kanazawa Station to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Shirakawago
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Kyoto Station to Takayama Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Toyama to Shirakawago, Gifu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Nara Kotsu
Website
narakotsu.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Yamato Yagi-eki
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Keio Dentetsu Bus
Website
highwaybus.com
Bus from Nagoya Meitetsu BC to Shirakawago
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
highwaybus.com
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Hokutetsu Transportation
Phone
81762375115
Website
hokutetsu.co.jp
Bus from Noto Satoyama Airport to Kanazawa Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
experience-kanazawa.com

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