There are 7 ways to get from Akita to Osaka by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Osaka  •  3 h 38 min

  1. AXT - ITM

$110 - $301

6 alternative options

Fly to Osaka Kobe  •  5 h 50 min

  1. AXT - UKB

$115 - $399

Fly to Nagoya, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. AXT - NGO

$136 - $469

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Shinkansen Komachi
  2. Shinkansen Nozomi

$221 - $308

Bus, train  •  15 h 26 min

$156 - $186

Train, night bus  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Ltd Exp Inaho / ...

$163 - $168

Drive  •  10 h 13 min

  1. 537 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Akita, Japan and Osaka, Japan?

Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways fly from Akita to Osaka hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Akita to Osaka via Tokyo and Shin-Osaka in around 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Akita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Akita to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Akita to Osaka via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Sapporo, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Osaka, Sapporo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Akita to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Akita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Akita to Osaka via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
AIRDO
Website
airdo.jp
Flights from Akita to Osaka Kobe via Sapporo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Akita to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Akita to Sendai
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Shonai Kotsu
Website
shonaikotsu.jp
Night bus from Sakata Shoko BT to Osaka
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$135
Schedules at
shonaikotsu.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Akita and Osaka is 692 km. The road distance is 859 km.

The cheapest way to get from Akita to Osaka is to drive which costs ¥10000 - ¥15000 and takes 10 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Akita to Osaka is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs ¥12000 - ¥34000.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Akita to Osaka, including transfers.