There are 8 ways to get from JR Namba to Tokyo by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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

Train  •  3 h 9 min

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

$102 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit

$55

6 alternative options

Night bus Nankai Bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Osaka Minato-Machi Bus Terminal to Tokyo

$82

Night bus Willer Travel  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaki Station, Tokyo

$56 - $58

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Tokyo 317.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda, train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) ITM - HND
  2. Take the train from Hamamatsucho to Tokyo

$87 - $328

Subway, train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  3 h 59 min

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

$74 - $272

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita, train  •  4 h

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

$128 - $464

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Tokyo is to bus which costs ¥6000 and takes 9 h 17 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Tokyo is to fly and train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs ¥9500 - ¥36000.

More details

The distance between JR Namba and Tokyo is 404 km. The road distance is 508 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from JR Namba to Tokyo, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal and arriving at Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 17 min.

More details

What companies run services between JR Namba, Japan and Tokyo, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from JR Namba to Tokyo every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, JR East Group operates a bus from JR Namba to Tokyo 5 times a day. Tickets cost $55 and the journey takes 9 h 17 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Osaka to Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
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 Hamamatsucho to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Namba(Subway) to Nishiumeda
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Osaka Minato-Machi Bus Terminal to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
nankaibus.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaki Station, Tokyo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about Flixbus?, Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train and Which side of Niagara Falls should I choose (and how do I get there)? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.