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

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Wakayama Station

$11

Cheapest option

Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Izumisano to Wakayamashi Ltd Exp Southern / ...

$6 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama 24.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama 24.4 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama is to drive which costs ¥460 - ¥700 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama is to taxi which costs ¥12000 - ¥16000 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Wakayama Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama. However, there are services departing from Kansai Airport and arriving at Wakayamashi via Izumisano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Wakayama is 24 km. The road distance is 39 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama without a car is to bus which takes 40 min and costs ¥1150.

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The bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Wakayama Station takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama bus services, operated by Wakayama Bus, depart from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 station.

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

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The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama is to bus which takes 40 min and costs ¥1150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥700 - ¥2100 and takes 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

Wakayama Bus operates a bus from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 29 min. Nankai Railways also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Wakayama Bus
Phone
073-445-3131
Website
wakayamabus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Wakayama Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Wakayama
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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