Changes to entering the UK using EU ID cards

From 1st October 2021, most EU, EEA and Swiss nationals will need to use a valid passport to travel to the UK. ID cards will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document to enter the UK, though some exemptions will apply. 

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  • Kumamoto Airport Guide

    Full Name: Kumamoto Airport
    Location: The airport is located in Mashiki, Kumamoto. It is 11 miles (18 km) from the city.
    Time: Local time is GMT +9
    Transfer to the City:

    A bus can be taken from the airport to the city centre. The journey takes about 40 minutes. A bus can also be caught to Kumamoto Bus Station. Tickets are available from vending machines.

    Car rental:

    Car rental companies represented at the airport include Toyota Rent-A-Lease, Nissan, Nippon Rent-A-Car, Kumamoto Nissan Rent-A-Car, ORIX Rent-A-Car, Times Car Rental and Budget Rent and Lease. Rental offices can be located in the lobby on the first floor.


    Airport facilities include travel agents, coin-operated lockers, a nursing room, a first aid room, shops, ticket vending machines (Monorail, JR lines and Keikyu line), an information desk, an ATM, smoking rooms, internet corner (desks and charging devices for electronics), a relaxation salon, charging machines for mobile phones, a kids' corner and restaurants.


    Parking is available in front of the terminal. There are 1,216 parking bays including 14 handicapped bays (wheelchairs can be requested on arrival). Parking fees are around ¥150 per hour and ¥800 for between five and 24 hours.