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Flights to Aomori

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Aomori City sits at the northern tip of Japan's main island, Honshu. Facing the Tsugaru Strait with Hokkaido Island close by, it's a region known for its contrasting landscapes. Aomori itself is a port city with a rich history and a lively summer festival, the Nebuta Matsuri, famous for its giant illuminated floats. Beyond the city, explore the natural beauty of the region. Hike the volcanic Hakkod mountains, visit Towada Lake known for its scenic beauty, or trek through the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Shirakami-Sanchi, a vast area of primeval beech forest. Winters in Aomori are known for heavy snowfall, while summers are mild and humid. The region is also known for its delicious apples and fresh seafood.

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Airports near Aomori

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Aomori, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Aomori becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Aomori Airport

This is the closest international airport to Aomori city, located approximately 11 kilometres away. It offers domestic flights to major cities in Japan, such as Tokyo and Osaka.


Misawa Airport

Located around 40 kilometres south of Aomori city, Misawa Airport is another option for travellers. It primarily serves domestic flights but also has limited international connections.


Sendai Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to Aomori, Sendai Airport is a viable alternative. It is located approximately 150 kilometres south of Aomori and offers a wider range of domestic and international flights.


Haneda Airport

Although not within driving distance, Haneda Airport in Tokyo is a major international hub with numerous flight options. If you choose to fly into Haneda, you can then take a connecting flight or use other transportation options to reach Aomori.

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Buy your flights to Aomori and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Aomori offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Aomori

With a wealth of sights to see in Aomori, here are our top 3:

Nebuta Matsuri Festival

Aomori's Nebuta Matsuri is a famous festival held in August. It showcases huge lantern floats depicting gods, historical figures, and mythical creatures. With traditional music, dancers, and chants, it's an unforgettable experience.

Hirosaki Castle and Park

Hirosaki Castle in Hirosaki Park is a must-visit. During cherry blossom season, over 2,500 cherry trees bloom in a riot of colour. The castle, built in the 17th century, is one of the few remaining from the Edo period. The park also has Japanese gardens, moats, and teahouses, showcasing Japan's feudal past and garden design.

Aomori Museum of Art

The Aomori Museum of Art showcases Aomori's cultural heritage. Inspired by Sannai-Maruyama Jomon site, it houses contemporary art, including works by Yoshitomo Nara. Visitors can also explore folk art, crafts, and Nebuta Matsuri floats for a cultural experience.

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