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 headquarters 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. 

Quick Information about Kagoshima Airport

The following table is an overview of KOJ Airport indicated below:

AirportKagoshima Airport
Airport TypePublic
OwnerMinistry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (airfield)
Kagoshima Airport Building Co., Ltd. (terminal)
Built In (Year)April 1972
Hubs forJapan Air Commuter
New Japan Aviation
Kagoshima Airport CodeKOJ
Kagoshima Airport TerminalsTwo terminals: Domestic and International
KOJ Airport Runway1
KOJ Airport Coordinates31°48′12″N 130°43′01″E
Kagoshima Airport Address822 Mizobechofumoto, Kirishima, Kagoshima 899-6404, Japan
Contact Number62 31 2986200
Official Websitehttp://koj-ab.co.jp/en
Elevation892 ft / 272 m

Kagoshima Airport Map

The Kagoshima Airport location map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

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. 

ZIP CODE899-6404

Kagoshima Airport 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 Runways

Kagoshima Airport features a single runway: 

16-349,840 ft150 ftAsphaltYes

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

Nearest Airports to Kagoshima Airport (KOJ)

Some of the closest airports to Kagoshima KOJ Airport are:

  • Miyazaki Airport – 121 km 
  • Aso Kumamoto Airport – 200 km 
  • Nagasaki Airport – 315 km 

Airlines Operating Kagoshima Airport

The following airlines operate from Kagoshima Airport:

  • Nippon Airways
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Eastar Jet
  • Fuji Dream  Airlines
  • HK Express
  • Hong Kong Airlines
  • Ibex Airlines
  • Jeju Air
  • Korean Air
  • Peach
  • Skymark Airlines
  • T’way Air

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