There are 10 ways to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi

$104 - $155

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Bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Buster Shinjuku to Osaka Station Bus Terminal

$46

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Night bus, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo to Nagoya Station
  2. Take the bus from Nagoya to Ōsaka

$66

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka 321.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM

$85 - $324

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  2. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka

$75 - $272

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$124 - $457

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Tokushima (TKS) HND - TKS
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal

$158 - $483

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Nagoya (NGO) HND - NGO
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka

$122 - $317

Train to Ibaraki, fly to Osaka Kobe  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ueno to Ishioka
  2. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB

$131 - $301

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The cheapest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka is to bus which costs ¥5180 - ¥5230 and takes 9 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka is to train which costs ¥11000 - ¥18000 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ikebukuro Eki station to Osaka. However, there are services departing from Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo and arriving at Ōsaka via Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

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The distance between Ikebukuro Eki and Osaka is 399 km. The road distance is 514 km.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka without a car is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka, including transfers.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo.

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The best way to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka is to train which takes 3 h 11 min and costs ¥11000 - ¥18000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5180 - ¥5230 and takes 9 h 16 min, you could also fly, which costs ¥9500 - ¥37000 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka bus services, operated by Willer Travel, arrive at Ōsaka station.

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Map of how to get from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka.
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  • Distance: 249.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Ikebukuro Eki, Japan and Osaka, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Tokushima
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Train from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of the main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. There are several rail passes on offer for customers such as the Hokkaido Pass, the JR West Rail Pass, JR East Pass, Shikoku Pass, Kyushu Pass and Flex Japan Tourist Pass.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Keisei Skyliner
Website
keisei.co.jp
Train from Nippori to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo to Nagoya Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Bus from Nagoya to Ōsaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Naruto to Sannomiya Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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Yes, the driving distance between Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka is 514 km. It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to drive from Ikebukuro Eki to Osaka.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Airport.

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