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Flights to Japan

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BWI
Baltimore Washington International
from $492.00
NRT
Tokyo Narita

Getting around by air

There are flights to Japan from all over the world, usually to Tokyo, but also to a number of other airports. Although Tokyo may seem the obvious arrival and departure point, for many visitors this may not be the case. For example, if you plan to explore western Japan or the Kansai region, it might be more convenient to fly into Kansai International Airport near Osaka.

Airports & Airlines

There are international airports situated on the main island of Honshū (Nagoya, Niigata, Osaka/Kansai, Haneda and Tokyo Narita), as well as on Kyūshū (Fukuoka, Kagoshima, Kumamoto and Nagasaki), Okinawa (Naha) and Hokkaidō (Sapporo).

Two major international carriers with extensive domestic networks in Japan are Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways.

Tokyo The majority of international flights to/from Tokyo use Narita International Airport (www.narita-airport.jp), about an hour from Tokyo by express train, but some international flights now go via Tokyo International Airport (www.tokyo-airport-bldg.co.jp), better known as Haneda Airport, about 30 minutes from Tokyo by monorail.

Osaka Most of Osaka's international flights go via Kansai International Airport (www.kansai-airport.or.jp), which serves the key Kansai cities of Kyoto, Osaka, Nara and Kōbe.

Nagoya Central Japan International Airport (www.centrair.jp) has international connections with several countries.

Fukuoka At the northern end of Kyūshū, Fukuoka is the main arrival point for western Japan. Fukuoka International Airport (www.fuk-ab.co.jp), conveniently located near the city, has connections with several countries, mostly in Asia.

Kagoshima On Kyūshū, Kagoshima Airport (www.koj-ab.co.jp) has flights to/from Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul and Taipei.

Naha Located on Okinawa-hontō (the main island of Okinawa), Naha Airport (www.naha-airport.co.jp) has flights to/from Beijing, Hong Kong, Pusan, Seoul, Shanghai, Taichung and Taipei.

Niigata Central Honshū's Niigata Airport (www.niigata-airport.gr.jp) has flights to/from Guam, Harbin, Khabarovsk, Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei and Vladivostok.

Kumamoto Kyūshū's Kumamoto Airport (www.kmj-ab.co.jp) has flights to/from Seoul and Kaohsiung.

Nagasaki Nagasaki Airport (www.nabic.co.jp) has flights to/from Shanghai and Seoul.

Sapporo On Hokkaidō, New Chitose Airport (www.new-chitose-airport.jp) has connections with several countries, mostly in Asia.