There are 4 ways to get from JR Namba to Nara park by train, taxi or car

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Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Jr-Namba to Nara JR Yamatoji Rapid Service / ...

$8 - $11

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Train Kintetsu Railways  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Kintetsunara Kintetsu Nara Rapid Exp / ...

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from JR Namba to Nara park 22.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Nara park 22.4 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Osaka-Namba and arriving at Kintetsunara. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between JR Namba and Nara park is 32 km. The road distance is 35.9 km.

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The best way to get from JR Namba to Nara park without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from JR Namba to Nara park, including transfers.

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JR Namba to Nara park train services, operated by Kintetsu Railways, depart from Osaka-Namba station.

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JR Namba to Nara park train services, operated by Kintetsu Railways, arrive at Kintetsunara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between JR Namba to Nara park is 36 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from JR Namba to Nara park.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Nara park. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from JR Namba to Nara park.
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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between JR Namba, Japan and Nara park, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from JR Namba to Nara park hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Jr-Namba to Nara
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from JR Namba to Nara park
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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