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Kagoshima Airport Code KOJ

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 899-6404

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 31°48'12"N / 130°43'8"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: RJFK
Observation Time: 11/05/2021 7:49 pm

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About Kagoshima Airport Code

Kagoshima Airport code is KOJ. This is a three-letter official IATA code of the airport. This airport is located at a height of 272 meters above sea level. 

About Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)

Nestled in the heart of Kirishima in Japan, Kagoshima Airport (KOJ) is one of the busiest airports in the country of the rising sun Japan. It serves as the main headquarter of the regional affiliate of Japan Airlines–Japan Air Commuter. 

Kagoshima Airport (KOJ) commenced operations in 1972 and has since become a point of cultural confluence with millions of people visiting this place every year from all over the world. It features world-class amenities including ATMs, lounges, hotels, restaurants, and duty-free shops among others to make every trip of visitors here convenient and unforgettable. 

Kagoshima Airport (KOJ) Terminals

Kagoshima Airport (KOJ) has two terminals: domestic and international. The domestic terminal has nine gates while the international terminal has one gate. 

Kagoshima Airport (KOJ) Runways

Kagoshima Airport features a single runway: 

16/34 3,000 m asphalt/concrete 

It handles 66,645 aircraft movements and 30,402 tonnes of cargo every year. 

Nearest Airports to Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)

Miyazaki Airport 121 km 

Aso Kumamoto Airport 200 km 

Nagasaki Airport 315 km 

Major Passenger Airlines Operating Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)

Nippon Airways

China Airlines

China Eastern Airlines

Eastar Jet

Fuji Dream  Airlines

HK Express

Hong Kong Airlines

Ibex Airlines

Jeju Air

Korean Air


Skymark Airlines

T’way Air

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
16-34 9,840 ft 150 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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