Flights to and from Niigata Airport are operating according to the regular schedule.

There are no restrictions on traveling to Niigata.

Radioactive contamination has not been detected in food and water from Niigata.

Niigata Airport Outline

With a 2,500m runway, Niigata Airport serves as a regional hub airport on the Sea of Japan coast. Regular domestic flights operate between Niigata and six airports including Sapporo, Nagoya Centrair, Komaki, Osaka, Fukuoka and Okinawa (Naha); while international charter flights and regular flights connect Niigata to Khabarovsk, Vladivostok, Seoul, Shanghai, Harbin, and Guam.

Niigata Airport is located in a very accessible and convenient place that is only 25 minutes away from JR Niigata Station by limousine bus, or 10 minutes away from the nearest highway interchange. The highway network allows not only passengers from within Niigata, but also those from neigboring prefectures to use Niigata Airport to get to interational and domestic destinations for business and pleasure.

Niigata Prefecture Tourism Guide

Matsuhama-cho, Higashi-ku, Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture
Hours of Operation
Regular Domestic Flights
Sapporo, Nagoya (Centrair, Komaki), Osaka, Fukuoka, Okinawa (Naha)
Regular International Flights
Khabarovsk, Vladivostok, Seoul, Shanghai, Harbin, Guam
Airport Open Date
Designated as a Second Class Airport (Nationally Established and Governed)
9m High at the Center of the Runway
Basic Airport Facilities
Runway A: Length 1,314m/Width 45m
Runway B: Length 2,500m/Width 45m
For Large-Size Airplane: 3 Berths
For Middle-Size Airplane: 3 Berths
For Small-Size Airplane: 15 Berths
For Others: 4 Berths

Niigata Airport Guide (PDF:1.19MB)