There are 4 ways to get from Iwakuni to Osaka by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima JR Sanyo
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$78 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Hiroshima BC
  2. Take the bus from Hiroshima BC to Osaka BT

$57

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Iwakuni to Osaka 239.3 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
  2. Take the train from Hiroshima to Hakata
  3. Fly from Fukuoka (FUK) to Osaka (ITM) FUK - ITM

$149 - $438

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The cheapest way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka is to drive which costs ¥4400 - ¥6500 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iwakuni to Osaka is to train which costs ¥8500 - ¥13000 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Iwakuni and Osaka is 307 km. The road distance is 382.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Iwakuni to Osaka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iwakuni to Osaka. However, there are services departing from Iwakuni Shiyakusho and arriving at Osaka BT via Hiroshima BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Iwakuni to Osaka.
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  • Distance: 191.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Iwakuni to Osaka via Hiroshima and Shin-Osaka in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iwakuni to Osaka via Hiroshima BC in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Fukuoka to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Iwakuni to Hiroshima
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hiroshima to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$70 - $95
Reserved seat
$80 - $100
Green seat
$100 - $140
Train from Hiroshima to Hakata
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$60 - $80
Reserved seat
$65 - $85
Green seat
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Iwakuni Bus
Website
iwakuni-bus.com
Bus from Iwakuni Shiyakusho to Hiroshima BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
iwakuni-bus.com
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Hiroshima BC to Osaka BT
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp

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