Osaka airport (KIX)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Osaka airport (KIX)

Kansai International Airport, opened on September 4, 1994, stands on an artificial island and serves the urban area of Osaka. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with international destinations in Asia, the Middle East, Oceania, Europe and the United States.

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Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 (for low-cost flights), open 24 hours a day. Free shuttles between both terminals are available, and they can also be accessed on foot through Sora Park.
Annual passenger traffic: 28 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +81 724 552 500. E-mail: [email protected]. Information booths on all floors of Terminal 1 and on the ground floor of Terminal 2. Tourist offices on the first floor of both terminals (Tel +81 724 566 160 / 568 630).


The airport is on an artificial island in Osaka Bay, linked with Izumisano and Sennan by a bridge and situated 50 km (31 miles) southwest from Osaka.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental desks are located inside the Aeroplaza, accessible through the second floor of Terminal 1.

Nippon (Tel +81 724 568 787 - 24 hours a day)
Nissan (Tel +81 724 568 623 - 8:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Orix (Tel +81 724 568 780 - 8:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Times Car Rental (Tel +81 724 568 544 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Toyota (Tel +81 724 568 790 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)


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Parking services at Osaka airport (KIX)

Short- and long-term areas are available, as well as exclusive spaces for motorcycles. The first 30 minutes of stay are free of charge. More information: Tel +81 724 552 500. Rates

P1 & P2 - Multi-storey facilities with direct access to the second floor of Terminal 1.
P3 & P4 - Outdoor lots on both sides of the Aeroplaza.
P5 - Car park situated opposite Terminal 2.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring wheelchairs or special assistance should inform their airline about their needs prior to their arrival. There are adapted toilets, lifts, Braille signage and reserved spaces in the multi-storey car parks.

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Latest updates: June 24, 2019