New Ishigaki Airport Arrival & Departure Information 新石垣空港
New Ishigaki Airport (ISG) is about 30-40 minutes outside Ishigaki town by car. The airport opened in 2013 and replaced Ishigaki Airport which was located much closer to Ishigaki town.
There are some direct flights with JAL and ANA from Ishigaki Airport to Tokyo (Haneda & Narita), Osaka KIX, Nagoya Centrair and Fukuoka (in summer). Peach flies to Kansai International Airport (KIX) and Naha beginning in 2013. Skymark has flights to Narita, Kobe and Naha.
There are short-hop flights from Ishigaki to Miyako Island and Yonaguni.
From the New Ishigaki Airport (opened in March 2013) there are local Azuma buses (520 yen; every 15 minutes; 45 minute ride) or taxis (30 minutes; about 2,500 yen) for the journey into Ishigaki Town, though many hotels and resorts will pick you up from the airport. Airport parking is 100 yen an hour or 900 yen for between 9 and 24 hours.
Painushima Ishigaki Airport
Tel: 0980 87 0468
Ishigaki Airport has car hire offices for all the major companies, an assortment of restaurants selling local Okinawan cuisine and souvenir shops offering the local Ishigaki salt, clothing, jewelry and island crafts.
Ishigaki Arrivals & Departures