Osaka International Airport - ITM

Osaka, Japan (JP)

Getting around the airport


  • Osaka-Itami International Airport is the primary domestic airport for the Kansai region. The airport is approximately 17 kilometres from the centre of Osaka.
  • The airport has a single terminal building with 21 gates divided into a North Terminal and a South Terminal that house different airlines. The airport has four levels: Level 1 is the Arrivals level, Level 2 is the Departures level, Level 3 hosts restaurants and offices, while Level 4 offers concessions, retail stores, and the La Sora observation deck.
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  • Lounge Osaka, central terminal, airside, 2nd floor. Hours: 6:30-20:00 daily.
  • Japan Airline Sakura Lounge, north terminal, airside, 2nd floor, next to gate 18. Hours: 6:30-last departure.
  • Japan Airline Sakura Lounge, north terminal, airside, 3nd floor. Hours: 6:30-last departure.
  • Ana Lounge, south terminal, airside, next to gate 10. Hours: 6:30-last departure.
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Currency Exchange

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Travelex office is located in the central terminal on the 2nd floor. Hours: 7:00-20:00 daily.

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Car rental

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You'll find car hire desks in the arrivals area of the airport.

You can book a car at the airport, or save money by booking online before you travel.

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Getting into the city

Bus, Train and Taxi


Airport buses connect Itami Airport with many locations across Osaka. It takes around 30 mintes to get into Uehonmachi Area. Besdies, there are buses available to Kobe, Nara and Kyoto. Airport buses departure at the center of the terminal building. The long-distance bus stop is located next to Osaka Airport Station.


Take the Osaka Monorail from the airport for just one station to Hotarugaike Station. Then, transfer to the Hankyu Takarazuka Line for Umeda Station. The journey time is around 25 minutes.


Taxi rank is located directly outside of South and North Terminals. 

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