Central Japan is where travelers can experience many wonderful destinations, such as Mt. Fuji, Kyoto, and Nagoya. Nagoya is the capital of Japan's Aichi Prefecture and is where museums and many exciting attractions are located. Find cheap flights to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport (NGO) from any location when you use the Skyscanner app, a free download to your mobile device.
Best Times To Fly To Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport
The weather in Nagoya can be very hot and humid in the summer, much like other cities in Japan. Temperatures can reach as high as 95 degrees in August, making travel to Nagoya and central Japan during that month very uncomfortable if you dislike heat and humidity. The winter months are cold, with average temperatures ranging from 31 to 39 degrees with some snow possible. The best time to take a flight to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport is in spring or autumn when the climate is milder.
If your dates are flexible for a trip to Nagoya and central Japan, use the free Skyscanner cheapest month tool, where you can view airfare prices throughout the months and see the least expensive dates of travel to help book your trip.
Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport Location
Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport is situated on a man-made island in Ise Bay, about 22 miles south of Nagoya. This airport has four floors and services domestic and international flights. Floor 4F has restaurants offering traditional local cuisine among other food options. On Ise Bay there are three hotels for easy access to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport. The Centrair Hotel is connected to the airport building via the Central Japan International Airport Station ticket gate and the check-in counter. There is also a capsule hotel in the Passenger Terminal Building that is open 24 hours a day, which is convenient for passengers with late-night or early-morning flights.
Airlines Servicing Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport
You can fly non-stop to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport from Honolulu on Delta or Japan Airlines and be at your destination in less than nine hours. There are also direct flights to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport via Detroit Wayne County Airport in MIchigan. Other flights to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport from the US will entail a connecting flight in another city. For example, flying from New York to Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport requires a stop in Shanghai, Seoul, or Detroit.
What Can I Do At Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport?
To enjoy Japan before even leaving Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport or before you take your flight home, relax and enjoy a soak in the airport's unique bathhouse with a view of planes taking off and landing and sunsets across the bay. The bathhouse is open from 8:00 am until 10:00 pm.
Getting From Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport To Nagoya
Upon your arrival, you canrent a car at Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport at the Access Plaza facility adjacent to the terminal. The drive from the airport to Nagoya takes about 45 minutes, with expressway tolls costing about $15. The quickest way to get from the airport to Nagoya is by train, on the Meitetsu Limited Express. This rail service runs between Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport and Meitetsu Nagoya Station. The Sky Limited Express train will get you there in 28 minutes for about $11.00 in a first-class seat. The other trains take about 8 minutes longer, with first class and basic seating options that begin at just under $8.00.
Passengers on Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport flights can also take a bus to Nagoya. The Meitetsu Bus company has a limo bus service that will take you to Nagoya, leaving once an hour, in under 90 minutes for about $10 per adult and $6 for children.
Taxis to Nagoya are also available at the Nagoya Chubu Centrair Airport taxi stand by Access Plaza. This is an expensive option, however. A cab ride to Nagoya can cost about $128.00. You will also have to pay the expressway toll and there is a 20% surcharge if you need a taxi between the hours of 10:00 pm and 5:00 am.
Popular Sights in Nagoya
While visiting Nagoya, be sure to check out the Nagoya Castle, Koshoji Temple, Tokugawa-en Garden, and the Tokugawa Art Museum. Do not miss out on the fabulous cuisine served in Nagoya, from deep-fried chicken wings, miso, shrimp tempura, and Nagoya's noodle specialty, uiro.