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Asahikawa Airport

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Asahikawa Airport

Asahikawa Airport
Asahikawa Kūkō
Airport type Public
Operator City of Asahikawa
Serves Asahikawa, Hokkaidō, Japan
Elevation AMSL 690 ft / 210 m
RJEC is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 2,500 8,202 Asphalt concrete
Source: Japanese AIP at AIS Japan[1]

Asahikawa Airport (旭川空港 Asahikawa Kūkō) (ICAO: RJEC), is a single-runway regional airport in Hokkaidō, Japan, straddling the cities of Asahikawa and Higashikagura. It is a second class airport.


  • Airlines and destinations 1
  • Access 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Air Do Tokyo-Haneda
All Nippon Airways Nagoya-Centrair
Seasonal: Osaka-Kansai
Asiana Airlines Seasonal: Seoul-Incheon
China Eastern Airlines Beijing-Capital[2]
Seasonal: Shanghai-Pudong
EVA Air Seasonal: Taipei-Taoyuan
Japan Airlines Osaka-Itami, Tokyo-Haneda
Spring Airlines Shanghai-Pudong
TransAsia Airways Taipei-Taoyuan


Asahikawa airport is accessible by bus from Asahikawa Station, Asahiyama Zoo and Furano station. From Asahikawa Station it is about 15 km (35 min by bus) while from Furano Station it is about 40 km (1 hour by bus). The bus timings are available in Japanese from its webpage. For convenience one can refer below table for Airport-Furano commutation. The travel time is about 1 hour and ticket fare is 750 yen.

Airport departure Furano station departure
10:10 11:10
11:30 12:30
12:40 13:40
13:40 14:40
15:40 16:40
17:00 18:00
18:00 19:00
20:00 21:00


  1. ^ AIS Japan
  2. ^

External links

  • Official site (Japanese)
  • Asahikawa Airport Guide from Japan Airlines
  • Current weather for RJEC at NOAA/NWS
  • Accident history for AKJ at Aviation Safety Network
  • Asahikawa Denkikido Bus Company: Access to airport webpage in Japanese.
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