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Taxi Fares


Travel Info

Taxi Fares (approximate)

Destination Time
Required
Distance Price Expressway
Toll
Kumamoto City, central area of prefecture Torichosuji 40min 19.0km ¥5,000  
Kotsu Center 40min 21.0km ¥5,500  
Kumamoto Station 45min 21.8km ¥5,500  
Kumamoto Prefectural Office 30min 15.6km ¥4,000  
Mashiki IC 15min 9.5km ¥3,000  
Aso area Aso summit 70min 50.0km ¥12,500  
Kurokawa Onsen 90min 63.2km ¥15,000  
Aso Station 50min 32.0km ¥8,500  
Takamori 50min 40.0km ¥10,000  
Takachiho 120min 83.0km ¥19,500  
*From Takamori Station to Takachiho 60min 35.5km ¥9,000  
Northern Kumamoto Prefecture Kikuchi Onsen 40min 20.0km ¥5,500  
Yamaga Onsen 70min 30.0km ¥8,000  
Southern Kumamoto Prefecture, Kuma area Central Yatsushiro City 60min 63.0km ¥15,000 ¥1,100
Destination Time
Required
Time Required Price
Kumamoto City, central area of prefecture Torichosuji 40min 19.0km ¥5,000
Kotsu Center 40min 21.0km ¥5,500
Kumamoto Station 45min 21.8km ¥5,500
Kumamoto Prefectural Office 30min 15.6km ¥4,000
Mashiki IC 15min 9.5km ¥3,000
Aso Area Aso summit 70min 50.0km ¥12,500
Kurokawa Onsen 90min 63.2km ¥15,000
Aso Station 50min   8,500円
Takamori 50min 40.0km ¥10,000
Takachiho 120min 83.0km ¥19,500
*From Takamori Station to Takachiho 60min 35.5km ¥9,000
Northern Kumamoto Prefecture Kikuchi Onsen 40min 20.0km ¥5,500
Yamaga Onsen 70min 30.0km ¥8,000
Southern Kumamoto Prefecture, Kuma area Central Yatsushiro City 60min 63.0km ¥15,000
      Expressway
Toll
¥1,100

As of January 2014
Kumamoto City Taxi Association: 096-365-6633
*Prices may fluctuate based on traffic conditions.

Bus Fares (approximate)

Destination Destination Time Required Price Boarding
Platform
Kumamoto City, central area of prefecture Technopolis
Center
Entrance
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
10min ¥150 #1
Mashiki
IC Entrance
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
15min ¥430 #1
Kumamoto
Prefectural
Office
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
25min ¥590 #1
Suizenji
Park
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
30min ¥600 #1
Kumamoto
Kotsu
Center
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
50min ¥730 #1
Kumamoto
Station
Airport
Limousine
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
1hr ¥800 #1
Higo
Ozu
Station
Airport
Liner
15min Free #4
Aso area Aso
Station
Express
Yamabiko
(Kyushu
Sanko /
Oita
Bus)
1hr ¥980 #2
Kurokawa
Onsen
Kyushu
Oudan
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
2:30hr ¥1,750 #2
Takamori
Chuo
Express
Takamori
(Kyushu
Sanko)
50min ¥1,010 #2
Yatsushiro Central
Yatsushiro
City
Super
Banpeiyu
(Kamizono
Kotsu)
1hr ¥1,400 #3
Amakusa Matsushima Airport
Limousine
Bus
+
Rapid
Amakusa
(Kyushu
Sanko)
2:20hr

2:40hr
¥2,030 #1
Hondo
Bus
Center
Airport
Limousine
Bus
+
Rapid
Amakusa
(Kyushu
Sanko)
3:10hr

3:30hr
¥2,670 #1
Miyazaki
Prefecture
Takachiho
Bus
Center
Rapid
Takachiho
(Kyushu
Sanko /
Miyakoh
Bus)
2hr ¥2,160 #2
Nobeoka
(via
Takamori /
Takachiho)
Rapid
Takachiho
(Kyushu
Sanko /
Miyakoh
Bus)
3hr ¥3,550 #2
Oita
Prefecture
Oita
(via
Taketa
Onsen)
Express
Yamabiko
(Kyushu
Sanko /
Oita
Bus)
3hr ¥2,780 #2
Yufuin
(Oita
Prefecture)
Kyushu
Oudan
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
4:15hr ¥3,140 #2
Beppu
(Oita
Prefecture)
Kyushu
Oudan
Bus
(Kyushu
Sanko)
5hr ¥3,600 #2

As of January 2015
*Click on the name of a bus to view its time schedule.
*Prices for Amakusa area are when transfer discount ticket is used.
*Required times are estimates. May vary based on traffic conditions, transfer times, etc.

Various Questions

Bus Information

Buses running in all directions are available from Kumamoto Airport. Click on the links for each bus for more information.


Limousine Bus Information

Tickets for Airport Limousine Buses headed to central Kumamoto City and for transfer discount tickets for Airport Limousine-Rapid Amakusa buses are available from the Bus Ticket Vending Machines.

Limousine Buses
Boarding Platform #1
Inquiries Kyushu Sanko Bus
Phone 096-325-0100

*Please visit the Kyushu Sanko Bus homepage for arrival and departure times at Kumamoto Airport and other details.
*Please purchase tickets for the Kamizono Kotsu nonstop bus to Yatsushiro from the bus driver.

Airport Liner Information

Please call the following numbers for questions regarding the Airport Liner shuttle service
Higo-Ozu Area Taxi Group AIO (Ltd.) Oaso-Ozu Taxi 096-293-3355
Kumamoto Prefecture Planning and Promotion
Department Transportation Policy Section
Regional Transportation Group
096-333-2167

Car Rental Information

Click the following car rental company links for more information on car rentals.

Company Phone number
Toyota Rent-A-Lease 096-232-0100
Nissan Financial Services 096-287-1355
Nippon Rent-A-Car 096-289-2353
ORIX Rent-A-Car Kumamoto Airport Nishihara 096-232-8694
Kumamoto Nissan Rent-A-Car 096-232-7555
ORIX Rent-A-Car Kumamoto Airport Nishihara 096-279-4555
Times Car Rental 096-340-2111
Budget Rent & Lease 096-340-2910

Visitors who wish to rent a car should visit the reception counter on the first floor of the domestic terminal.
Visitors who wish to return a rented car can do so and refill their gas tank here
Kumamoto Airport Refueling Facility (Co.)
Business Hours:7:30 - 20:00, all year round
Phone: 096-232-3281

Parking Information

Parking is available. See the following for more details.

Place In front of the terminal building
Capacity Up to 1,216 cars (including 4 buses)
Handicapped parking 8 roofed parking spaces and 6 unroofed parking spaces
(Available to those who use wheelchairs)
Opening hours 6:00 - 22:30 / 22:30 - 6:00
Charges A discount applies upon presentation of a Physically Disabled Persons Handbook
(Including Consumption Tax)
Standard-sized car ¥150/hour (¥800/over 5 hours up to 24 hours. Charged in the same manner for the second day and later.)
Large-sized car ¥400/hour (¥4,000/over 9 hours up to 24 hours. Charged in the same manner for the second day and later.)
Motorcycle ¥100/hour (¥400/over 3 hours up to 24 hours. Charged in the same manner for the second day and later.)
Inquiries Airport Environment Improvement Foundation
(Kumamoto Airport Parking)
Phone 096-232-3670