JR Haruka Kansai Airport Express (To/from Tennoji)

Transfer easily between Kansai Airport and Osaka and Kyoto on the comfy and convenient Haruka Express trains!

The JR Haruka Express trains provide a convenient and comfortable solution that connects Kansai Airport to major cities in the Kansai region such as Tennoji, Shin-Osaka and Kyoto. The Haruka Express runs throughout the day at regular 30-minute intervals beginning early morning until late at night, so getting quickly from the airport to the city or vice versa is a breeze.  The trip will take approximately 35 minutes to Tennoji, 50 minutes to Shin-Osaka, and 80 minutes to Kyoto. Relax and enjoy the beautiful countryside scenery rushing by you as the train brings you to your destination. The trains also offer free WiFi for all passengers so you can stay in touch during the journey.


2 Working Days
Voucher Type
No Amendments
No Refunds

Operating Hours

Refer to the official site for train operating hours

What You Get

JR Haruka Express (To/from Tennoji)

Adult: Age 12 and Above 

Child: Age 6 to 11 


  • One-way ticket for Haruka Limited express trains


  • Personal expenses
  • Reserved seating
  • Food and beverages
Insider tips
  • Plan your journey by checking the timetables available on the official site
  • Look out for adorable Hello Kitty themed trains! Approximately half of all Haruka trains are Hello Kitty themed.
Additional Information
  • Children aged 0 to 5 years old can ride the train for free as long as they are accompanied by a paying adult
  • The e-voucher is valid for 90 days from date of purchase. You may use the e-voucher to redeem a physical ticket any day within this validity period
  • This is a one-way ticket. Once you disembark a train, the ticket will no longer be usable to ride another train
  • This ticket is only available to customers visiting Japan (with a short-term visa) and holding a non-Japanese passport 
  • To redeem your physical ticket, proceed to the JR West Ticket Office and locate a digital redemption machine
  • If your passport is not equipped with an IC chip, you can only redeem your Haruka Express ticket at official JR West Ticket Office
  • You may alight at other stations within the area of usage. However, your ticket will be collected when you pass through the ticket gates and you will have to purchase another ticket if you wish to board the Haruka Express again
  • Please ensure that you have keyed in your first name and last name (surname) correctly when making your booking. We will not be responsible for invalid tickets due to input errors
How to Use
  • After booking, send the name (as in passport) and gender of each traveller to attractions@changirecommends.com.sg
  • Upon receiving the required information, your booking will be processed within 2 working days. You will receive a second confirmation email with your e-voucher
  • Look for the redemption machine at the respective stations and prepare your e-voucher and non-Japanese passport
  • The machine provides English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese instructions at the top of the screen
  • Select “Receive Reserved Ticket” and “Exchange Order (E-ticket)”
  • Scan your QR-code and select your desired departure date
  • Scan your passport by placing the photo page on the reader. For passports without an IC chip, please proceed to the JR Pass ticket office to redeem the ticket instead
  • Press done and the machine will provide a physical ticket which you can use to enter the gate and board the Haruka Express trains

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

Redemption locations: Kyoto Station, Osaka Station, Shin-Ōsaka Station, Osaka Kansai International Airport, and Tennoji Station

Item Price (SGD) Quantity
KIX To Tennoji (Adult)
Age 12 and above
KIX To Tennoji (Child)
Age 6 to 11
Tennoji To KIX (Adult)
Age 12 and above
Tennoji To KIX (Child)
Age 6 to 11

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