Hiroshima Airport HIJ is an international airport in Japan, serving the greater Chugoku region and the Prefecture of Hiroshima.
HIJ Airport is located in the city of Mihara - 50 km east of the city of Hiroshima. It is situated between the Chugoku, Yonago & Sanyo Expressways. Motorways 82, 73 and 49 lead directly into the Airport.
With a long runway and an estimated 3.5 million passengers a year, Hiroshima Airport is served by domestic and international airlines offering direct flights to cities within Japan, and to Seoul, Dalian, Tapei , and some major cities in China.
The on-Airport Hiroshima Airport Hotel
(tel. 81 084 860 8111) has its own restaurant and facilities.
For Tourists it is recommended
to open the website for 'Seven Bridges of Tobishima, Virtual Tour' (open: http://tobishima7.com/en/ ). Also see details about the 'Tobishima Kaido Cycling Course at http://tobishima7.com/en/forcyclist/
The three-level passenger terminal at Hiroshima Airport designates level 1 as the Arrivals level, level 2 as the Departures level, and level 3F as the Observation Deck. WiFi LAN interneetaccess is free.
Level 1 is the Arrivals level and houses to the left the domestic Arrival lobby and domestic gates, with baggage claim, baggage lockers, conference room, baggage delivery service, Police, Information, a restaurant & a convenience store & rental car counters. In the middle is the Atrium and at the right is International Arrivals Lobby, Baggage Claim, Quarantine & Passport Control, and international gates, as well as Foreign Currency Exchange by Hiroshima Bank (tel. 81 084 886 8151).
- An information counter at International Arrivals has opened in April 2016. You can buy there a 'Visit Hiroshima Tourist Pass', get sightseeing brochures or terminal information.
Level 2 is the Departures level and houses:
To the left of the Atrium the JAL & ANA ticket counters, JAL Lounge, ANA VIP Lounge, VIP Waiting Lounge, Domestic Gate Lounge and Group Waiting Room, as well as a shopping area, two restaurants, a nursery, a smoking room, and Gates A – D - leading to boarding areas 2, 3 & 5. A children's playground is available at the domestic lobby. The domestic gate lounge offers new charging stations for your electronic devices (you need an aaptor compplying with Japanese safety reqirements (100V A.C., 2-flat-pin plug.)
To the right of the Atrium is the International Departure Lobby with ticket counters, lockers, currency exchange, nursery, an all-purpose room, smoking room, restaurant, duty-free shop, passport control, International Waiting Room, Momi ji Lounge, and Gates E to G, leading to international boarding area 6.
Note: Travelex Foreign Exchange is now at the international departure gate.
Level 3 houses restaurants, a Group Waiting Room & an Observation Deck.
Other services in the passenger terminal include:
For Group Waiting Room (up to 72 persons) or Waiting Room for Rent (up to 34 persons) - both on on level 2F - call 81 084 886 8151.
For Lost Luggage call either Yamato Express at 81 084 886 8750 or Nippon Express at 81 084 886-8541.
For Lost & Found articles in the terminal, call 81 084 886 8151.