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UKB Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: UKB / RJBE
Airport Names:
  1. Kobe Airport
  2. 神戸空港
  3. Kōbe Kūkō
Location: Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 34°37'58"N by 135°13'26"E
Area Served: Kobe, Japan
Operator/Owner: City of Kobe
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 22 feet (7 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Kobe Airport (UKB):

  • The closest airport to Kobe Airport (UKB) is Kansai International Airport (KIX), which is located only 14 miles (22 kilometers) S of UKB.
  • Because of Kobe Airport's relatively low elevation of 22 feet, planes can take off or land at Kobe Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The construction of the airport was stalled for lack of funding until 1995, when it won national government support as a means for recovering the Kobe economy in the wake of the great Hanshin earthquake.
  • In addition to being known as "Kobe Airport", other names for UKB include "神戸空港" and "Kōbe Kūkō".
  • On February 2, 2006, Kobe Airport Station was connected to Sannomiya Station in central Kobe by an extension of the existing Port Liner automated guideway transit system, using 2000 series trains as well as some older 8000 series trains.
  • As part of its bankruptcy restructuring, JAL terminated all services out of Kobe and closed its office on June 1, 2010, in response to which Skymark Airlines announced a major expansion at the airport.
  • Kobe has a single passenger terminal with four gates capable of accommodating widebody aircraft.
  • Kobe Airport (UKB) currently has only 1 runway.
  • The furthest airport from Kobe Airport (UKB) is Rio Grande Regional Airport (RIG), which is located 11,976 miles (19,273 kilometers) away in Rio Grande, Brazil.

Map of Nearest Airports from Kobe Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Kobe Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
113.73 miles (22.10 km) SKansai International Airport (KIX)Osaka, JapanView Kansai International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kansai International Airport Set KIX as destination Airport Get more information about Kansai International Airport
216.10 miles (25.92 km) NEOsaka International Airport (ITM)Itami (near Osaka), JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set ITM as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
316.10 miles (25.92 km) NEOsaka International Airport (OSA)Osaka, JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set OSA as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
467.54 miles (108.69 km) SNanki-Shirahama Airport (SHM)Shirahama, JapanView Nanki-Shirahama Airport on a map View satellite image of Nanki-Shirahama Airport Set SHM as destination Airport Get more information about Nanki-Shirahama Airport
574.69 miles (120.21 km) WSWTakamatsu Airport (TAK)Takamatsu, Kagawa, JapanView Takamatsu Airport on a map View satellite image of Takamatsu Airport Set TAK as destination Airport Get more information about Takamatsu Airport
678.22 miles (125.88 km) WOkayama Airport (OKJ)Okayama, JapanView Okayama Airport on a map View satellite image of Okayama Airport Set OKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Okayama Airport
791.12 miles (146.65 km) EChūbu Centrair International Airport (NGO)Nagoya, JapanView Chūbu Centrair International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chūbu Centrair International Airport Set NGO as destination Airport Get more information about Chūbu Centrair International Airport
8105.47 miles (169.74 km) ENENagoya Airfield (NKM)Nagoya, JapanView Nagoya Airfield on a map View satellite image of Nagoya Airfield Set NKM as destination Airport Get more information about Nagoya Airfield
9116.40 miles (187.32 km) SWKōchi Airport (KCZ)Kōchi, JapanView Kōchi Airport on a map View satellite image of Kōchi Airport Set KCZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kōchi Airport
10118.56 miles (190.81 km) NNEFukui Airport (FKJ)Fukui, Honshu, JapanView Fukui Airport on a map View satellite image of Fukui Airport Set FKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Fukui Airport
11127.02 miles (204.41 km) WNWMiho-Yonago Airport (YGJ)Yonago, Tottori, JapanView Miho-Yonago Airport on a map View satellite image of Miho-Yonago Airport Set YGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Miho-Yonago Airport
12131.86 miles (212.21 km) WHiroshima Airport (HIJ)Hiroshima, Honshū, JapanView Hiroshima Airport on a map View satellite image of Hiroshima Airport Set HIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Hiroshima Airport
13138.70 miles (223.21 km) NNEKomatsu Airport (KMQ)Komatsu, Ishikawa, JapanView Komatsu Airport on a map View satellite image of Komatsu Airport Set KMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Komatsu Airport
14142.65 miles (229.57 km) WNWIzumo Airport (IZO)Izumo, Shimane, JapanView Izumo Airport on a map View satellite image of Izumo Airport Set IZO as destination Airport Get more information about Izumo Airport
15154.56 miles (248.74 km) WSWMatsuyama Airport (MYJ)Matsuyama, Ehime, JapanView Matsuyama Airport on a map View satellite image of Matsuyama Airport Set MYJ as destination Airport Get more information about Matsuyama Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Kobe Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Kobe Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,975.63 miles (19,272.86 km) ESERio Grande Regional Airport (RIG)Rio Grande, BrazilView Rio Grande Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Rio Grande Regional Airport Set RIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio Grande Regional Airport
211,955.83 miles (19,240.99 km) ESEPelotas International Airport (PET)Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Pelotas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pelotas International Airport Set PET as destination Airport Get more information about Pelotas International Airport
311,945.78 miles (19,224.82 km) SEDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map View satellite image of Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport
411,944.90 miles (19,223.40 km) SESalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map View satellite image of Salgado Filho International Airport Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport
511,906.56 miles (19,161.71 km) SSEFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
611,879.31 miles (19,117.85 km) ETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map View satellite image of Treinta y Tres Airport Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
711,870.23 miles (19,103.24 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
811,862.68 miles (19,091.09 km) SEAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map View satellite image of Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
911,853.88 miles (19,076.92 km) SSENavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map View satellite image of Navegantes Airport Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
1011,851.78 miles (19,073.54 km) ESEComandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport (BGX)Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport Set BGX as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport
1111,851.05 miles (19,072.37 km) ECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
1211,835.58 miles (19,047.47 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (VCH)Vichadero, Rivera, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set VCH as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1311,814.67 miles (19,013.82 km) ESESanta Maria Airport (RIA)Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set RIA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
1411,810.31 miles (19,006.81 km) SELauro Kurtz Airport (PFB)Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Lauro Kurtz Airport on a map View satellite image of Lauro Kurtz Airport Set PFB as destination Airport Get more information about Lauro Kurtz Airport
1511,808.46 miles (19,003.83 km) SSEJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map View satellite image of Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport