TRANSPORTATION

AIR

DIRECT FLIGHTS FROM CANADA TO JAPAN

Air Canada runs direct flights to Tokyo from Vancouver and Toronto.  In addition, Japan Airlines (JAL) runs direct flights to Tokyo from Vancouver.* 
The direct flight time between Toronto and Tokyo is 13 to 14 hours.  The direct flight time between Vancouver and Tokyo is about 9 hours. For more information:

Air Canada Japan Airlines
www.aircanada.com/ www.ar.jal.com/en/
1-888-247-2262 1-800-JAL-FONE (1-800-525-3663)

*This information is accurate at the time of writing, however please be sure to check with the airline directly to confirm flight information.

DOMESTIC FLIGHTS

In order to book domestic flights in Japan, you can reserve through your travel agent or contact the airline directly. For more information, including flight schedules, please contact the airlines directly:

Japan Airlines All Nippon Airways
www.ar.jal.com/en/ www.ana.co.jp/asw/wws/us/e/
1-800-JAL-FONE (1-800-525-3663) 1-800-2FLY ANA (1-800-235-9262)

AIRPORT INFORMATION

There are over 80 airports in Japan. Currently direct flights from Canada fly to Narita International Airport and Haneda Airport, Tokyo. These airports have tourist information centres and currency exchange counters. International ATM machines are available if you need to withdraw Japanese yen using debit cards.

Major Airports in Japan

Region Prefecture Airport Distance Directions
Hokkaido Hokkaido New Chitose Airport Approximately 50 km from downtown Sapporo www.new-chitose-airport.jp/
en/access/
Hakodate Airport Approximately 10 km from downtown Hakodate www.airport.ne.jp/hakodate/en/
access.shtml
Tohoku Miyagi Sendai Airport Approximately 15 km from downtown Sendai www.sdj-airport.com/english/access/
index.html
Kanto Tokyo Narita Airport Approximately 60 km from downtown   Tokyo www.jnto.go.jp/eng/arrange/
transportation/airport/naritaAirport.html
www.narita-airport.jp/en/
access/index.html
Haneda Airport
(Tokyo International Airport)
Approximately 20 km from downtown Tokyo www.tokyo-airport-bldg.co.jp/
en/access/
Chubu Ishikawa Komatsu Airport Approximately 30 km from downtown Kanazawa www.komatsuairport.jp/
komatsusypher/www/english/
access/index.html
Aichi Central Japan International Airport Approximately 35 km from downtown Nagoya www.centrair.jp/en/access/
index.html
Kinki
(Kansai)
Osaka Kansai International Airport Approximately 40 km from downtown Osaka www.jnto.go.jp/eng/arrange/
transportation/airport/kansaiAirport.html
www.kansai-airport.or.jp/en/
access/index.html
Itami Airport
(Osaka International Airport)
Approximately 10 km from downtown Osaka www.okkbus.co.jp/en/index2.html
Chugoku Hiroshima Hiroshima Airport Approximately 50 km from downtown Hiroshima www.hij.airport.jp/english/access/
now/index.php
Shikoku Kagawa Takamatsu Airport Approximately 15 km from downtown Takamatsu www.takamatsu-airport.com/
access/access_en.php
Kyusyu Fukuoka Fukuoka Airport Approximately 3 km from downtown Fukuoka www.fuk-ab.co.jp/english/
frame_index.html
Okinawa Okinawa Naha Airport
(Japanese only)
Approximately 5 km from downtown Naha www.jnto.go.jp/eng/location/rtg/
pdf/pg-709.pdf

For more information on airports in Japan , please consult: www.jnto.go.jp/eng/arrange/transportation/