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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Melbourne-Southern Cross, or Essendon when they travel from Melbourne to Osaka. Book your trip to arrive at Kansai International, Itami, or Osaka - Shin. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Japan Airlines, VietJet Air, All Nippon Airways, and Scoot. Melbourne and Osaka have 360 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Osaka, consider visiting Gion District, Japan, Awaji, Koya-San, Japan, Kinkaku-Ji, Arashiyama - Kyoto, Japan, and Himeji-Jo.

Check-in for a flight from Melbourne to Osaka

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Japan AirlinesJALJLYesNo
VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
All Nippon AirwaysANANHYesNo
ScootTGWTRYesNo

Japan COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Japan

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Japan – 10/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Melbourne (AUS), MEL can enter Japan, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required for vaccinated travelers with a booster dose
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Visa free travel suspended
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory health and location monitoring app
  • Mandatory quarantine questionnaire
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visa free travel suspended
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in most places

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Japan in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Denpasar, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Auckland, Hobart, Adelaide, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Ahmedabad, Christchurch, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, City of Launceston, Kathmandu.
What are the most popular routes to and from Osaka?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Osaka and Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Manila, Singapore, Kaohsiung, Kuala Lumpur, Cebu, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Chiang Mai, Sydney, Da Nang, London, Tokyo, Kota Kinabalu, Seoul, Sapporo, Angeles, Jakarta.
Which airports are there in Melbourne?
Melbourne is mainly served by Melbourne. But there are other airports nearby, including Avalon, Essendon, Melbourne Moorabbin Airport.
What airports are near Osaka?
The main airport in Osaka is Kansai International. It is also served by Chubu Centrair International, Hiroshima, Komatsu, Nagoya Airfield, Kobe, Takamatsu, Shizuoka, Okayama, Miho-Yonago, Tokushima.
What buses and trains depart from Melbourne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Melbourne, including SKYBUS.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Melbourne and Osaka?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Melbourne and Osaka thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Melbourne and Osaka can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Melbourne and Osaka?
Currently, you can fly between Melbourne and Osaka with Jetstar Airways, Japan Airlines, VietJet Air, All Nippon Airways, Scoot.
When's the best time to travel between Melbourne and Osaka?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Melbourne and Osaka, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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