Access to Shikoku

Access from Kansai/Osaka/Kyoto(Kansai International Airport)

JR Shikoku Timetable

Using JR Shinkansen from Kansai International Airport

Using the Sanyo-San’in Area Pass, Kansai-Hiroshima Area Pass, Kansai WIDE Area Pass to get to Sakaide/Takamatsu the cheapest and most convenient way to get to Shikoku and travel through Kansai and Chugoku.
ALL SHIKOKU Rail Pass is available at Warp Takamatsu branch and Takamatsu Station.

Time required: 2h30min *Excluding transfer times.

  • Kansai International Airport 50min JR
  • Shin Osaka Station 45min JR (Shinkansen)
  • Okayama Station 55min JR
  • Takamatsu Station

Using airport shuttle bus from Kansai International Airport

The service is currently suspended.
Use the airport shuttle buses bound for Takamatsu or Tokushima to get to Shikoku by highway bus.


  • Kansai International Airport 3h30min airport shuttle bus
  • Takamatsu Station


  • Kansai International Airport 2h45min airport shuttle bus
  • Tokushima Station

*Journey times are approximate.