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Long layover at Osaka airport (KIX) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Osaka airport (KIX), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges.

Overnight layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Osaka airport (KIX)
Spending the night at the airport

Osaka airport is open 24 hours a day, but keep your ticket handy in case the security staff asks you for proof of onward flight to let you stay inside the enclosure.

Where to rest: There is a large number of benches with no armrests inside Terminal 1. In addition, next to the convenience store of the second floor you can find padded seats. The nearby information desk will provide blankets. Inside Terminal 1 there are also several VIP lounges, one of which is open around the clock. If you rather check into a hotel, there are two of them in the Aeroplaza.

Baggage: In addition to left luggage services, there are lockers where you can leave your bags.

Eating and drinking: There are some options that open 24 hours a day in Terminal 1 and the Aeroplaza.

Restrooms: Showers available on the second floor and inside some of the VIP lounges.

Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.

Other services available around the clock: ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, convenience stores, children's play areas, baby changing facilities.

Booking accommodation

Nearby Hotels

The Hotel Nikko Kansai Airport and the First Cabin Kansai Airport are found inside the Aeroplaza. Other accommodations in the surroundings provide shuttle services to and from the airport.

N Gate Hotel Osaka (5.8 km/3.6 miles)
Star Gate Hotel Kansai Airport (5.9 km/3.7 miles)
The Premium Hotel (5.9 km/3.7 miles)
Kansai Airport Washington Hotel (6 km/3.7 miles)
Hatago Inn Kansai Airport (6.1 km/3.8 miles)

Latest updates: June 24, 2019

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