Airport Wakkanai

Airport Wakkanai

Wakkanai Airport is the northernmost commercial airport in Japan, the East Asian state is on the most northerly island of Hokkaido. Regular scheduled flights serve Sapporo-Chitose, Osaka-Kansai and Tokyo-Haneda.
  • URL: Wakkanai (WKJ)
  • Time zone: GMT 9
  • Service telephone: +81 0162 27 21-11
  • Address: Wakkanai Airport, Wakkanai, 〒 098-6643, Sōya Subprefecture, Hokkaidō Island, Japan
  • Operating company: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
  • Parking: Yes, there is plenty of parking available.
  • Directions by car: The airport is located 10 km or 7 miles east of downtown, near the Highway 238.
  • Stations: Wakkanai is a regular stop on the Main Line (Asahikawa – Wakkanai).
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.21%), Tuesday (14.21%), Wednesday (14.21%), Thursday (14.21%), Friday (14.21%), Saturday (14.74%), Sunday (14.21%)
  • Alternative spelling: Вакканай, Γουακανάι, واکانای, 왓카나이 시, 稚内市, 稚內市, วักกะไน

Location
The airport first went into operation in 1960 and is located about 10 km or 7 miles east of downtown. It is easy to reach on the Soya National Highway.