Kansai-Kūkō Expressway

The Kansai-Kūkō Expressway (関西空港自動車道, Kansai-Kūkō Jidōsha-dō) (lit. Kansai Airport Expressway) is a 4-laned national expressway in Izumisano, Osaka, Japan. It is owned and operated by West Nippon Expressway Company.

Kansai-Kuko Expressway sign
Kansai-Kuko Expressway
E71 関西空港自動車道
Route information
Length6.6 km (4.1 mi)
Major junctions
FromIzumisano Junction in Izumisano, Osaka
Hanwa Expressway
ToRinku Junction in Izumisano, Osaka
Sky Gate Bridge R
Hanshin Expressway Bayshore Route
Highway system

Route descriptionEdit

The expressway is a short connector route linking the Sky Gate Bridge R, and ultimately, Kansai International Airport, with the Hanwa Expressway.[1]

National Route 481 serves as a frontage road for the expressway.


The Kansai-Kūkō Expressway opened on 2 April 1994,[2] five months prior to the opening of Kansai International Airport.[3]

Junction listEdit

The entire expressway is in Osaka Prefecture.

Izumisano0.00.018Izumisano  Hanwa Expressway – Kaizuka, Osaka, Sennan, WakayamaSouthern terminus
1.00.621Kaminogō  National Route 481Northbound exit, southbound entrance
4.12.52Izumisano  National Route 26 – Izumisano
  National Route 481 – Rinku Town
Northbound exit, southbound entrance
6.64.13Rinku  Hanshin Expressway Bayshore Route – Osaka, Kobe
    Sky Gate Bridge R – Kansai Airport
Northern terminus, E71 continues on to Sky Gate Bridge R
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Road Map and Access Bridge Tolls". Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  2. ^ "関西空港自動車道" (in Japanese). Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  3. ^ "関西空港の施設・設備" (in Japanese). Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  4. ^ Google (29 October 2019). "Kansai Airport Expressway" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 29 October 2019.

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