Facing the Sea of Japan and Sado Island, Niigata is the capital of Niigata Prefecture in Chubu (Central Japan) region. A mere two-hour train ride from Tokyo, Niigata is one of Japan’s major premium rice and sake producers, thanks to the prefecture’s lovely climate. Fly from Niigata to Hong Kong with Cathay Dragon.
Flights from Niigata Airport
Niigata Airport is compact yet well-appointed, with souvenir shops selling Niigata specialty products, a range of eateries, an observation deck, a children’s space, a massage parlour and more. Eligible Cathay Dragon passengers are invited to enjoy premium services at Airium Lounge.
Getting to Niigata Airport
Niigata Airport is located 6.7 kilometres from JR Niigata Station and can be conveniently reached by airport limousine. If you’d like a final spa before your journey, a few onsens offer shuttle buses that will take you directly to the airport.