The cheapest times to fly from KIX to TNA are

  • February 12th to March 11th
  • July 30th to December 23rd

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 KIX to TNA is late October. Prices can be as high as $1143 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $269 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Jinan

Flying from Osaka (KIX) to Jinan (TNA) will usually cost between $293 to $721 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $704. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $409 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $513 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIX to TNA flight.

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

KIX to TNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIX to TNA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Osaka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TNA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KIX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jinan, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Osaka. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $131 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $415. Return trip prices are from the TNA to KIX 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 KIX to TNA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 49 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking KIX to TNA

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 KIX to TNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seoul (KIX > ICN > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $428
  • Average savings: $86 (16.67%)

See KIX to TPE flights

Hack #2: Taipei (KIX > TPE > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $497
  • Average savings: $17 (3.22%)

See KIX to ICN flights

Hack #3: Dalian (KIX > DLC > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $512
  • Average savings: $1 (0.13%)

See KIX to DLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, ANA, Asiana, Beijing Capital, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, T’Way Air, Thai Lion Mentari, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Yaoqiang Airport to Kansai International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1024 miles or 1648 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIX to TNA flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Osaka and Jinan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from KIX to TNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKIX
Origination airport nameKansai International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeTNA
Destination airport nameYaoqiang Airport


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