Okayama Airport

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Okayama Airport
Okayama Kūkō
Okayama Airport.JPG
Airport type Public
Serves Okayama
Location Okayama, Japan
Elevation AMSL 785 ft / 239 m
Coordinates 34°45′25″N 133°51′19″E / 34.75694°N 133.85528°E / 34.75694; 133.85528Coordinates: 34°45′25″N 133°51′19″E / 34.75694°N 133.85528°E / 34.75694; 133.85528
Website www.okayama-airport.org
OKJ is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 3,000 9,843 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 1,391,723
Cargo (metric tonnes) 5,052
Aircraft movement 11,558

Okayama Airport (岡山空港, Okayama Kūkō) (IATA: OKJICAO: RJOB) is an airport in Okayama Prefecture, Japan.

It is located 18 km (11 mi) northwest of central Okayama City and 11.5 km (7.1 mi) northwest[2] or 30 minutes by bus from Okayama Station.[3] It is about 10 minutes from the Okayama interchange, Sanyo Expressway.


The airport opened in March 1988 as a replacement for the former Okayama Airport located on the waterfront in Minami-ku, Okayama. Its runway, originally 2,000 m in length, was extended to 2,500 m in 1993 and to 3,000 m in 2001.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Do Sapporo-Chitose
All Nippon Airways Tokyo-Haneda
China Eastern Airlines Shanghai-Pudong
EVA Air Seasonal: Taipei-Taoyuan[4]
Hong Kong Airlines Seasonal: Hong Kong[5]
Japan Airlines Tokyo-Haneda
Japan Airlines
operated by Japan Transocean Air
Korean Air Seoul-Incheon
Tigerair Taiwan Taipei-Taoyuan[6]
A view of the Okayama Airport terminal and control tower from the parking lot


Bus service to the airport from Okayama Station is provided by Okaden Bus and Chūtetsu Bus. Bus service to Kurashiki Station is provided by Chūtetsu Bus and Shimoden Bus.[7]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Okayama Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 
  2. ^ AIS Japan
  3. ^ a b "岡山空港". Osaka Civil Aviation Bureau. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "EVA Air Adds Okayama Service April – June 2015". airlineroute.net. March 19, 2015. Retrieved March 19, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Hong Kong Airlines Adds Okayama Service from late-March 2016". airlineroute. Retrieved 19 February 2016. 
  6. ^ "tigerair Taiwan Adds Okayama Service from July 2016". routesonline. Retrieved 6 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Bus, Share-Ride Taxis Timetables". Okayama Airport. Retrieved 1 May 2015. 

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