Haneda Airport is the main domestic airport for Tokyo. Our guide includes Haneda Airport Hotels. Haneda Airport is also known as Tokyo International Airport.
Haneda Airport – Tokyo International Airport is an airport in Ota, Tokyo, Japan. It is more commonly known as Haneda Airport. Despite its name, it is mainly a domestic airport.
By passenger throughput, Haneda is the busiest airport in Asia and the fourth-busiest airport in the world, handling 63 million passengers annually.
Haneda handled most of Tokyo’s air traffic until the opening of New Tokyo International Airport, now known as Narita International Airport. Except for flights to Gimpo Airport in Seoul and some international charter flights, it now handles domestic flights exclusively. Despite this, it remains classified as a first class airport.
Terminal 2 opened on 1 December 2004. A third runway is under construction and a third terminal for international flights is being planned.
Airlines Using Haneda
Passenger Terminal 1 (“Big Bird”, west domestic terminal)
Japan Airlines (Akita, Amami/Oshima, Aomori, Asahikawa, Fukuoka, Hakodate, Hiroshima, Izumo, Kagoshima, Kitakyushu, Kochi, Komatsu, Kumamoto, Kushiro, Matsuyama, Memanbetsu, Misawa, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Nankishirahama, Oita, Okayama, Okinawa, Osaka Itami, Osaka Kansai, Sapporo Chitose, Takamatsu, Tokachi/Obihiro, Tokushima, Toyama, Yamagata, Yamaguchiube)
Japan Transocean Air (Ishigaki, Kumejima, Miyako, Okinawa)
Skymark Airlines (Fukuoka, Kagoshima, Tokushima)
Skynet Asia Airways (Kumamoto, Miyazaki)
Passenger Terminal 2 (east domestic terminal)
Terminal 2 opened on 1 December 2004. It features an open-air rooftop restaurant, a six-story “marketplace” area with restaurants and shops, and the 387-room Haneda Excel Tokyu Hotel.
Air Do (Hokkaido International Airlines) (Asahikawa, Sapporo Chitose)
All Nippon Airways (Akita, Fukuoka, Hachijojima, Hakodate, Hiroshima, Ishigaki, Iwami, Kagoshima, Kochi, Komatsu, Kumamoto, Kushiro, Matsuyama, Miyakejima, Miyazaki, Monbetsu, Nagasaki, Nemuro/Nakashibetsu, Noto, Odate, Okayama, Okinawa, Oita, Osaka Itami, Osaka Kansai, Oshima, Saga, Sapporo Chitose, Shonai, Takamatsu, Tottori, Toyama, Wakkanai, Yonago)
International Terminal – Haneda
Haneda’s international terminal has two gates, which handle four flights a day to and from Seoul Gimpo Airport. These flights are operated by All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines, and Korean Air. The terminal sometimes handles charter flights in the evening and early morning hours.
The international terminal is connected to the main terminal by a shuttle bus, which runs every five minutes during the day.
A major expansion or replacement of the international terminal is in the planning stage.
Ground transportation – Haneda
Tokyo Monorail station at Terminal 1.Haneda Airport is served by the Keihin Kyuko Railway and Tokyo Monorail. The monorail has two stations, one in each terminal; Keikyu operates a single station between the terminals.
Keikyu offers trains to Shinagawa Station (19 min., ¥400) and Yokohama Station (27 min., ¥470), and through service to the Toei Asakusa Line, which makes several stops in eastern Tokyo. Some Keikyu trains also run through to the Keisei Oshiage Line and Keisei Main Line, making it possible to reach Narita International Airport by train. Although a few direct trains run in the morning, a transfer along the Keisei Line is generally necessary to reach Narita International Airport. The train ride to Narita International Airport takes about 2 hours and costs ¥1,560.
Tokyo Monorail offers trains to Hamamatsucho Station (¥470), where passengers can connect to the Yamanote Line to reach other points in Tokyo. Express trains make the nonstop run from Haneda Airport to Hamamatsucho in 16 minutes.
There is also regular bus service to many points in the Kanto region. The following travel times are scheduled, and may be longer due to frequent traffic jams around Tokyo.
Yokohama Station — 30 min., ¥560
Tokyo Station — 40 min., ¥900
Tokyo City Air Terminal
Shinjuku Station — 50 min., ¥1,200
Ikebukuro Station — 70 min., ¥1,200
Narita International Airport — 75 min., ¥3,000
Chiba Station — 80 min., ¥1,330
Haneda Airport official website