TokyoTomo Narita Airport General and Access Infomation

Narita International Airport


Tokyo has two airports, Narita International Airport (NRT, 成田国際空港), which handles mostly international flights and is a gateway to Japan for most foreign visitors, and Haneda Airport (HND, 羽田空港), which handles mostly domestic air traffic.


Narita Airport, formerly also known as New Tokyo International Airport, is located in the city of Narita in Chiba Prefecture, about 60 km outside of Tokyo. It consists of two terminal buildings, terminal 1 and terminal 2, with each airline being assigned to one of the two terminals. All Nippon Airways is using terminal 1, together with its other Star Alliance partner carriers. While Japan Airlines is the main operator in terminal 2 together with several Oneworld Alliances carriers.
Check here to see codeshare airlines using which terminal building.


Narita airport access information

The most common way to get to Narita airport is by rail while buses, taxis and private chartered vehicles are widely used too. Narita Airport is about 1 hour by train from central Tokyo. If you are taking a taxi or bus you may have to beware of traffic congestions during the peak hours. The journey time may take you close to 2 hours if caught in bad traffic.


Rail options
RailService From Traveling time Timetable & fares
JR East(JR) Narita Express (N'EX)
TokyoApprox. 60 min. Access to Narita Airport

For further details such as timetable and fares, please refer
JR-east website.
ShinjukuApprox. 80 min.
YokohamaApprox. 90 min.
IkebukuroApprox. 90 min.
JR Sobu Line Rapid ServiceTokyoApprox. 90 min.
Keisei RailwaysNew SkylinerKeisei UenoApprox. 36 min.Access guide to Narita Airport by Keisei Railway

Access guide to Haneda Airport by Keikyu Railway
Limited Expresskeisei UenoApprox. 75 min.
Rapid ExpressKeisei UenoApprox. 85 min.
Haneda Airport※Approx. 125 min.
JR East (Japan Railways East)
Narita Express (NEX) - The fastest option to get to Tokyo Station is the Narita Express (NEX), requiring roughly one hour for the one way journey. The one-way fare between Narita Airport and Tokyo Station is about 2900yen. The Narita Express serves Tokyo, Shinagawa, Shinjuku and Ikebukuro stations in central Tokyo, and the Tokyo Tama region, Yokohama and Saitama. All seats are reserved. There are departures every 30 to 60 minutes.

JR Sobu Line (Rapid Service) - This JR Sobu Line may be slower but it is much cheaper than the Narita Express. It takes roughly 90 minutes from Narita Airport to Tokyo Station and costs 1280yen for a one-way journey. It is a normal commuter train, which stops at several stations between the airport and Tokyo and can become crowded during peak hours. There is about one departure every hour.

Keisei Railways
New Skyliner! - Narita Sky Access - The new Keisei Skyliner has entered into service on July 17, 2010. The new rail link Tokyo to Narita Airport at a maximum speed of 160km/h, the fastest-ever speed for a conventional rail line. The shortest journey time will be reduced to 36 minutes, taking 15 minutes off the journey time of the existing Skyliner trains, bringing Narita Airport even closer to Tokyo. The one-way fare from Tokyo to Narita Airport is 2,400yen.

Keisei Skyliner - The Keisei Skyliner takes just under an hour from Nippori Station and cost 1920yen each way (Regular fare 1000yen + Express ticket 920yen). It connects Narita airport with Ueno Station. All seats are reserved. It departs every 40 minutes.

Keisei Limited Express - And the Keisei Limited Express takes about 75 minutes and costs 1000yen only. It is a normal commuter train, which stops at several stations between the airport and Tokyo and can become crowded during peak hours. There are 2-3 departures every hour.

The Keisei Line also links Narita airport to Haneda airport by its Rapid Express train. A cheaper alternative to taking the Limousines Bus service.



Bus access

Airport Limousine Bus Service
If you are in Tokyo, you can board the Limousine Bus to Narita Airport from the major train stations, most major hotels and Hakozaki bus terminal. The one way journey takes about 80 to 100 minutes and costs around 3000yen.

There are several other bus companies that offer connections to various places in the Tokyo area and neighboring prefectures.

Central Tokyo (23 Wards)
Airport Limousine Bus Tokyo City Air Terminal (TCAT), Tokyo Station, Ikebukuro, Shibuya, Mejiro, Kudan, Korakuen, Hibiya, Ginza, Shiodome, Takeshiba, Rinkai Fukutoshin, Shinjuku, Akasaka/Roppongi, Shiba, Kinshicho, Shinkiba, Tokyo Big Sight,(Odaiba/Ariake), Ebisu, Shinagawa
Keisei Bus Ichinoe Sta., Kasai Sta., Koiwa Sta., Akihabara Sta., Wako−shi Sta., Oizumigakuen Sta.
Outer Tokyo
Airport Limousine Bus Tachikawa, Keio Hachioji Sta., Chofu Sta., Seiseki Sakura ga Oka Sta., Keio Tama Center Sta., Minami Osawa Sta.
Keisei Bus Kichijoji Station
Kanagawa
Airport Limousine Bus Yohohama, Yokohama City Air Terminal (YCAT)
Keisei Bus Sagamiono Sta., Machida Sta., Hashimoto Sta., Tama Plaza Sta., Shin-Yurigaoka Sta. Hon-Atsugi Sta. Hiratsuka(Tamura Shako), Tsujido Sta., Fujisawa Sta.
Fujikyu Syonan Bus Matsuda, Odawara
Chiba
Airport Limousine Bus Shin-Urayasu, Tokyo Disney Resort, Maihama
Keisei Bus Chiba Chuo Sta., Inage Kaigan Sta., Makuhari Shin-Toshin
Narita Kuko Kotsu Matsudo Sta., Kashiwa Sta., Chiba New Town Sta., Sakaecho
Ibaraki
Chiba Kotsu Tsuchiura, Tsukuba, Ushiku, Shin-Tone, Hitachi, Katsuta, Mito, Hokota
Saitama
Airport Limousine Bus Soka Sta., Shin-Koshigaya Sta.
Keisei Bus Higashi Tokorozawa Sta., Tokorozawa Sta., Saitama Shin-Toshin Sta., Omiya Sta.
Chiba Kotsu Sakado Sta., Kawagoe Sta., Shinrinkoen Sta., Kumagaya Sta., Kagohara Sta., Hukaya Sta.
Tochigi
Chiba Kotsu Kiryu, Ashikaga, Sano, Yanagida, Utsunomiya, Kanuma
Gunma
Chiba Kotsu Ota, Oizumi, Tatebayashi, Maebashi, Kamesato, Takasaki, Fujioka, Shibukawa, Maebashi, Kamesato, Isesaki, Honjo
Other destinations
Chiba Kotsu Koriyama, Fukushima
Keisei Bus Sendai Station
Chiba Kotsu Ryuo, Kofu, Isawa, Ichinomiya, Katsunuma
Keisei Bus Shin-Fuji Station, Numazu Station
Chiba Kotsu Osaka Nanba, Kyoto Station Hachijo Exit
Narita Area Local Services
Narita Kuko Kotsu Museum of Aeronautical Sciences, Nanbu Kougyo Danch
Chiba Kotsu Tako, Sawara, Kurimoto
Airport shuttle bus Museum of Aeronautical Sciences, Shibayama-Chiyoda Sta., Hasunuma Seaside Park, Yokoshiba Yagata Beach

** Above information are subject to change and transport fees may vary.

Taxi

A ride to central Tokyo taking about an hour will cost around 20,000yen plus you will have to add the expressway toll charges totaling 2350yen on top of the metered fare. It is very expensive and not recommended to common travelers.

There are also private transfer services with some operated by the same Taxi companies using prestige model vehicles or mini-vans that doubles as regular taxis when not hired and as car hire when chartered. You pay around 20-30% more than the taxi for this premium service.

Airport transfer services by other operators range from 23,000yen to 60,000yen, depending on the location, and providing various vehicle types from sedans, vans to big buses.


Car rental

Both terminal 1 and 2 have dedicated car rental service counters at the arrival hall. The counters are manned from 7:00am to 21:30pm.


Car Park

Check here for car parking information. There are both terminal carpark and off-site parking available.


Airlines and Destinations

Carriers which operate international flights to/from Narita Airport.

SU Aeroflot London, Moscow, Paris, Rome
XF Vladivostok Air Vladivostok
SB Air Caledonie Noumea
AC Air Canada Toronto, Vancouver
CA Air China Beijing, Chengdu, Dalian, Shanghai, Shenzhen
AF Air France Air France, Paris
AI Air India Bangkok, Delhi, Mumbai
9W Jet Airways Bengarulu, Delhi, Chennai
NZ Air New Zealand Auckland, Christchurch
PX Air Niugini Port Moresby
FJ Air Pacific Nadi
TN Air Tahiti Nui Papeete
AZ Alitalia Milan, Rome
NH All Nippon Airways Bangkok, Beijing, Dalian, Frankfurt, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Honolulu, London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Shenyang, Singapore, Taegu, Taipei, Washington, Xiamen
AA American Airlines Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, San Jose
OZ Asiana Airlines Seoul
OS Austrian Airlines Vienna
BG Biman Bangladesh Airlines Bangkok, Dhaka
BA British Airways London
CX Cathay Pacific Airways Hong Kong, Taipei
CI China Airlines Honolulu, Taipei
MU China Eastern Airlines Beijing, Shanghai, Xian
CZ China Southern Airlines Changchun, Dalian, Guangzhou, Shenyang
ZH Shenzhen Air Shenzhen
CO Continental Airlines Guam, Houston, New York, San Antonio
KA Dragonair Hong Kong
MS EgyptAir Cairo
EK Emirates Dubai
QR Qatar Airways Doha
SA South African Airways Johannesburg
BR EVA Airways Taipei
AY Finnair Helsinki
GA Garuda Indonesian Airways Denpasar, Jakarta
IR Iran Air Beijing, Tehran
JL Japan Airlines Amsterdam, Bangkok, Beijing, Brisbane, Chicago, Dalian, Delhi, Denpasar, Frankfurt, Guam, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Jakarta, Kaohsiung, Kona, Kuala Lumpur, Las Vegas, London, Los Angeles, Manila, Mexico City, Milan, Moscow, New York, Paris, Pusan, Rome, San Francisco, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Taegu, Taipei, Vancouver, Xian, Xiamen, Zurich
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Amsterdam
KE Korean Air Cheju, Los Angeles, Pusan, Seoul
LH Lufthansa Frankfurt, Munich
MH Malaysian Airlines Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur
OM Miat Mongolian Airlines Ulan Bator
DL Delta Airlines
NW Northwest Airlines merger
Atlanta, Bangkok, Beijing, Detroit, Guam, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Manila, Minneapolis, Portland, Pusan, Saipan, San Francisco, Seattle, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore
PK Pakistan Intl. Airlines Beijing, Islamabad, Karachi
PR Philippine Airlines Cebu, Manila
QF Qantas Airways Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney
JQ Jetstar Cairns, Goldcoast, Sydney
SK Scandinavian Airlines Copenhagen
SQ Singapore Airlines Bangkok, Los Angeles, Singapore
UL SriLankan Airlines Colombo, Male
LX Swiss Internatinal Airlines Zurich
TG Thai Airways Chiang Mai, Bangkok, Phuket
TK Turkish Airlines Istanbul
HY Uzbekistan Airways Tashkent
UA United Airlines Bangkok, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Seoul, Singapore, Taipei, Washington
VN Vietnam Airlines Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City
VS Virgin Atlantic Airways London
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