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

$112 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 17 min

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

$46

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

$55 - $57

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from JR Namba to Tokyo 317.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda  •  3 h 10 min

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

$87 - $327

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

$75 - $273

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 - $463

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from JR Namba to Tokyo is to bus which costs ¥5000 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from JR Namba to Tokyo is to train which costs ¥12000 - ¥17000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between JR Namba and Tokyo is 404 km. The road distance is 507.7 km.

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

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

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There are 2044+ hotels available in Tokyo. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from JR Namba to Tokyo.
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  • Distance: 252.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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 $110 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from JR Namba to Tokyo 5 times a day. Tickets cost $46 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 10 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 Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
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 Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
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
$46
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

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