Access Information

Access from major cities

Kaga City is conveniently served either by train or by airplane from Japan’s major cities.
※Almost every hotel in Kaga offers a free shuttle bus service from the station to the hotel. In case you would like to use such service, please inform your hotel of your scheduled arrival time at Kaga Onsen Station.

From Tokyo

150 minutes by train: Shinkansen Hakutaka or Kagayaki - JR Hokuriku Main Line.

Take the Shinkansen Hakutaka or Kagayaki from Tokyo Station to Kanazawa Station (about 120 minutes). Transfer to the JR Hokuriku Main Line Limited Express to Kaga Onsen Station (about 30 minutes).

80 minutes by airplane.

From Narita International Airport (NRT) or Haneda Airport (HND), fly to Komatsu Airport (KMQ).
From Komatsu Airport (KMQ), take the taxi (about 30 minutes) to Kaga Onsen Station or directly to your hotel.

From Osaka

140 minutes by train: Tokaido Main Line.

Take the JR Tokaido Main Line Limited Express Thunderbird From Shin-Osaka Station to Kaga Onsen Station.

From Kyoto

110 minutes by train: Hokuriku Main Line.

Take the JR Hokuriku Main Line Limited Express Thunderbird from Kyoto Station to Kaga Onsen Station.

From Nagoya

130 minutes by train: Shinkansen Hikari and JR Hokuriku Main Line.

From Nagoya Station take the Shinkansen Hikari to Maibara Station (about 25 minutes). Transfer to the JR Hokuriku Main Line Limited Express Shirasagi to Kaga Onsen Station (about 85 minutes).

From Kanazawa

25 minutes by train: Hokuriku Main Line.

Take the JR Hokuriku Main Line Limited Express from Kanazawa Station to Kaga Onsen Station.

Access from overseas

Komatsu Airport has direct air links with the following eastern Asian cities. Since most of them are not daily-operated, be sure to check availabilities and timetables in advance.

From Taiwan (Taoyuan)

From Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), fly to Komatsu Airport (KMQ)(about 3 hours)
Web site: https://www.evaair.com, https://www.tigerairtw.com/

From Hong Kong

From Hong Kong International Airport (HKG), fly to Komatsu Airport (KMQ) (about 3.5 hours)
Web site: https://www.cathaypacific.com/‎

From Korea (Seoul)

From Incheon International Airport (ICN), fly to Komatsu Airport (KMQ)(about 2 hours)
Web site: http://www.koreanair.com

From China (Shanghai)

From Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG), fly to Komatsu Airport (KMQ)(about 3 hours)
Web site: http://us.ceair.com/en/