The cheapest times to fly from FRA to KIX are

  • April 30th to July 1st
  • November 5th to March 18th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FRA to KIX is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1419 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $549 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Osaka

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Osaka (KIX) will usually cost between $590 to $1034 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1189. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $628 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $758 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to KIX flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FRA to KIX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FRA to KIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to KIX flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KIX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FRA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $83 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $738. Return trip prices are from the KIX to FRA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FRA to KIX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FRA to KIX

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FRA to KIX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nice (FRA > NCE > KIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $682
  • Average savings: $76 (10.03%)

See FRA to MXP flights

Hack #2: Milan (FRA > MXP > KIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $696
  • Average savings: $62 (8.18%)

See FRA to NCE flights

Hack #3: Dusseldorf (FRA > DUS > KIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $53 (7%)

See FRA to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FRA to KIX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 54 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Air Moldova, Air New Zealand, Air Seoul, Air Serbia, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, Emirates, Eurowings, EVA Air, Finnair, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, JTA, Juneyao Airlines, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, NokScoot, Peach Aviation, Pegasus, Qantas, Qatar Airways, S7, SAS, Shenzhen, SWISS, T’Way Air, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai AirAsia X, Thai Lion Mentari, Tigerair Taiwan, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Wizz Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kansai International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5753 miles or 9259 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FRA to KIX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to KIX flight is about 11 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Osaka?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from FRA to KIX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

Return Airport

Destination code KIX
Destination airport name Kansai International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 135.2


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