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

Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  53 min

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

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Train Kintetsu Railways  •  1 h 2 min

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

$4 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

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

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Nara park 22.4 miles

$3 - $6

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)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Jr-Namba to Nara
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Kintetsunara
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from JR Namba to Nara park
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between JR Namba and Nara park is 32 km. The road distance is 36 km.

The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Nara park is to drive which costs ¥410 - ¥600 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Nara park is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs ¥12000 - ¥15000.

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 37 min.

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