Transit Information

Here the process of connecting from a domestic flight to another domestic flight or from a domestic flight to an international flight is explained.

ANA Domestic flights ⇔ANA Domestic flights

(1) Through check-in

Passengers connecting from a domestic flight to a domestic flight (including a flight of Interline Traffic agreement carrier) must present all tickets, IC card or two-dimensional barcode to the final destination for through check-in. Your baggages also can be checked in all the way to the final destination (up to 3 sectors).
Through check-in is accepted up to 3 sectors.Flights to any codeshare partner flights(AIR DO(ADO), Solaseed Air(SNA), StarFlyer(SFJ), IBEX Airlines(IBX), Oriental Air Bridge(ORC)) are also available to through check-in.

(2) SKiP Service for connecting flights

If your connecting flights (up to 3 sectors) are booked within the same reservation record, you can go directly to a security check point at the airport (SKiP service).
Hold a medium (E-ticket, ANA Mileage Club card or cell phone with IC function, or downloaded two-dimensional barcode) which has your booking information over the reader to go through security check point and proceed to boarding gate.

Please note that it is not possible to use the SKiP Service in the following cases, so passengers must check in at an automated check-in machine or the airport counter.

  • -Passengers who have tickets of connecting flights 4 sectors or more
  • -Passengers who book each sector separately (In this case, SKiP service is available just for each sector)
  • -Itineraries departing from the same airport on the same day were booked separately (excluding passengers boarding using a two-dimensional barcode)
  • -Passengers connecting to international flights.

(3) Minimum connecting time

To help ensure that your trip goes smoothly, please allow enough time to transit. Please refer to the following requirements.
Additional time may be required for connecting passengers requiring assistance. Please consult with the ANA Disability Desk.

ANA Domestic flights ⇔Domestic flights

● Transit at Haneda airport

  • ・ANA/ADO/SNA/SFJ (Kansai/Yamaguchi Ube) flights --- at least 25 min.
  • ・SFJ (Fukuoka/Kitakyushu) and JAL Group flights --- at least 50 min.

● Transit at Osaka (Itami/Kansai) airport

  • ・to ANA/IBX/SFJ flights --- over 25 min.
  • ・to JAL Group flights (Kansai Airport) --- over 30 min.
  • ・to JAL Group flights (Itami Airport) --- over 30 min.

●Transit at Okinawa (Naha) airport

  • <Flights on and after July 14, 2018>

    ・to ANA/SNA/SFJ/JAL Group flights --- over 30 min.

  • <Flights up to and including July 13, 2018>

    ・to ANA/SNA/SFJ --- over 20 min.

    ・to JAL Group flights --- over 30 min.

● Transit at other airports

  • ・to ANA/ADO/SNA/IBX/ORC/SFJ --- over 20 min.
  • ・to JAL group flights (at Narita, over 50 min.) --- over 30 min.
  • *JAL group: JAL/JTA/JAC/RAC


At Haneda airport, departure/arrival terminal for codeshare flights by StarFlyer differ as follows.

・Haneda=Fukuoka --- Haneda Terminal 1
・Haneda=Kitakyusyu --- Haneda Terminal 1
・Haneda=Kansai --- Haneda Terminal 2
・Haneda=Yamaguchi Ube --- Haneda Terminal 2

Transfer between airports

City Sectors Time required*
Tokyo Between Haneda and Narita 180 min.
Osaka Between Itami and Kansai
Between Itami and kobe
Between Kansai and Kobe
180 min.
170 min.
190 min.
Kyushu Between Fukuoka and Kitakyushu
Between Fukuoka and Saga
Between Kitakyushu and Saga
220 min.
175 min.
300 min.
Hokuriku Between Komatsu and Toyama
Between Komatsu and Noto
Between Toyama and Noto
240 min.
350 min.
380 min.
Sanyo Between Hiroshima and Iwakuni 215 min.
Hokkaido Between New Chitose and Okadama 150 min.

*Includes time required for transportation between airports.

(4) Notes Regarding the Connecting Airport

  • ・At some airports, arrival and departure lobby may be at the same area,and you can directly go to your next gate.Make sure to check the latest boarding gate by Self Service Check-in machine.
  • ・A SKiP terminal is available at the transit facilities provided at Haneda Int'l Airport.When proceeding to the second floor departure gate from the airport's transit facilities, for security purposes, you will need to touch the ANA IC card or two-dimensional barcode you used at your point of initial departure to the SKiP terminal provided.
Image of Skip Terminal


ANA Domestic flights ⇔International flights

Connections from ANA Domestic to ANA International Flights

For connections to international flights, please complete your check-in 30 minutes prior to departure.

Check-in and baggage check-in up to your destination (through check-in) is available at the airport when departing on a Japan domestic flight and connecting on to an ANA-Group operated international flight (excludes Kitakyushu and Iki airports). Please complete your check-in 30 minutes prior to departure.
If multi-airport transit (e.g. Haneda-Narita or Itami-Kansai) is included in the itinerary, baggage check-in is required at the departure airport of international flight.
* More details for ANA international flight, click "Notice for Customers on International Flights."
*Those passengers who have checked in online from Online Check-in for both domestic and international flights, please check Information from Transfers from Domestic to International Flights.

International connection Check-in Counter

Procedures must be completed at the counter.

・Tokyo (Haneda) Airport

Counter image

Signage at counter
(near security checkpoints A/D)

・Sapporo (New Chitose) Airport

Counter image

Signage at counter
(Counter No.6)

Through check-in to international flights can be performed at the "Check-In Counter" (it is currently not possible to use an automated check-in machine or SKiP Service).
At the following airports, International check-in counter is located. Please proceed to the designate counter as below.

Airport Sapporo
(New Chitose)
Fukuoka Okinawa
Counter No. 6 K1 South Terminal
Domestic Terminal 1F

Passengers who have completed Online Check-in through international flights do not need to check in at the airport.Please proceed to Baggage check-in counter directly.At the following airports, please proceed to designate counter as below*.

Airport Sapporo
(New Chitose)
Fukuoka Okinawa
Counter No. 6 K1 South Terminal
Domestic Terminal 1F

* Bag check-in is available at the bag check-in counter when the counter mentioned above closes.

Minimum Connection Time

When connecting from ANA domestic flights to ANA international flights*1, please ensure that you allow sufficient time as indicated in the following guidelines.

   Narita Haneda Kansai Nagoya
Haneda⇔Narita*2 Itami⇔Kansai*2 Kobe⇔Kansai*2
ANA domestic flights
→ ANA international flights
45 min. 70 min. 55 min. 60 min. 180 min. 180 min. 230 min.
ANA international flights
→ ANA domestic flights
75 min. 80 min. 60 min. 60 min. 180 min. 180 min. 210 min.

*1 International codeshare flights operated by partner airlines are not included.
*2 Including approximate time required for transferring between airports.

Connecting from ANA domestic flights to international flights of other airlines

Minimum Connection Time

The minimum connection time differs by the connecting airport and airline. For details, please contact ANA.