Kobe Airport

Kobe Airport (airport code: UKB) is located on a man made island just off the coast of central Kobe. The airport, nicknamed "Marine Air", opened in 2006.

Kobe Airport offers only domestic flights by multiple airlines, but no international flights. The closest international airport to Kobe is Osaka's Kansai Airport.

Access to Kobe Airport

Port Liner

The Port Liner, an elevated train, connects Kobe Airport with Kobe's main railway station, Sannomiya Station, in less than 20 minutes. The one way fare is 330 yen.


A taxi ride into central Kobe costs about 3000 to 4000 yen.

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Japan Guide Recommends:

ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Kobe

Adjacent to Shin-Kobe Station, this is Kobe's most convenient hotel for shinkansen users.

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Kobe Meriken Park Oriental Hotel

Attractively located along the waterfront in the Port of Kobe.

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