There are 8 ways to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima by plane, ferry, train, bus or night bus

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Fly Osaka Kansai to Yakushima  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Yakushima (KUM) KIX - KUM

$223 - $437

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Train to Osaka, fly to Yakushima  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Namba(Nankai)
  2. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Yakushima (KUM) ITM - KUM

$211 - $555

6 alternative options

Fly Osaka Kansai to Kagoshima, ferry  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Kagoshima (KOJ) KIX - KOJ
  2. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$358 - $623

Fly Osaka Kansai to Tanegashima, ferry  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Osaka Kansai (KIX) to Tanegashima (TNE) KIX - TNE
  2. Take the ferry from Tanegashima to Yakushima

Train, ferry via Ibusuki  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima-Chuo
  3. Take the train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Ibusuki
  4. Take the ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima

$411 - $519

Train, ferry  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kansai Airport to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima-Chuo
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$425 - $529

Train, bus, ferry  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Hakata
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)
  3. Take the bus from Kagoshima Airport to Ibusuki Eki Mae
  4. Take the ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima

$402 - $528

Night bus, bus, ferry  •  24 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Kobe Sannomiya to Miyazaki City
  2. Take the bus from Miyazaki City to Tenmonkan
  3. Take the ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima

$402 - $453

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima is to fly which costs ¥25000 - ¥50000 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima is to fly which costs ¥25000 - ¥50000 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The distance between Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) and Yakushima is 636 km.

The best way to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima without a car is to train and ferry which takes 12 h 51 min and costs ¥46000 - ¥60000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Osaka Kansai Airport to Yakushima Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Japan Airlines, Peach Aviation Limited, All Nippon Airways and Japan Air Commuter offer flights from Osaka Kansai Airport to Yakushima Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Yakushima. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima.
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  • Distance: 397.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

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

Peach Aviation Limited, Japan Air Commuter and four other airlines fly from Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Yakushima hourly.

Airlines
Japan Air Commuter
Website
jac.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Tokyo Haneda, Osaka
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Tokyo Haneda, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Yakushima via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Tanegashima via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Tanegashima via Tokyo Haneda, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Tanegashima via Fukuoka, Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Osaka to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Peach Aviation Limited
Website
flypeach.com
Flights from Osaka Kansai to Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Train operators
Nankai Railways
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$160 - $210
Reserved seat
$170 - $210
Green seat
$220 - $300
Train from Shin-Kobe to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kagoshima-Chuo to Ibusuki
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
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Kagoshima Kotsu
Bus from Kagoshima Airport to Ibusuki Eki Mae
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
iwasaki-corp.com
Miyazaki Kotsu
Website
miyakoh.co.jp
Night bus from Kobe Sannomiya to Miyazaki City
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp
Bus from Miyazaki City to Tenmonkan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp
Ferry operators
Toppy & Rocket
Website
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Kagoshima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Tanegashima to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp
Ferry from Ibusuki to Yakushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$57
Schedules at
tykousoku.jp

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