There are 5 ways to get from Nara to Umeda by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Kintetsu Railways  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Shinomiya(Nara) to Tsuruhashi Kintetsu Nara Rapid Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Tsuruhashi to Osaka Osaka Loop

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Nara to Osaka JR Yamatoji Rapid Service

$7 - $10

Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Nara City Hall to Osaka Itami Airport
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Airport to Osaka Daiichi Hotel

$20 - $27

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nara to Umeda 20.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Nara to Umeda 20.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Nara to Umeda is to drive which costs ¥370 - ¥550 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nara to Umeda is to taxi which costs ¥11000 - ¥13000 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Nara and Umeda is 28 km. The road distance is 32.2 km.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Nara to Umeda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nara to Umeda. However, there are services departing from Nara City Hall and arriving at Osaka Daiichi Hotel via Osaka Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nara and arriving at Osaka. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Nara to Umeda train services, operated by Kintetsu Railways, depart from Kintetsunara station.

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Map of how to get from Nara to Umeda.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Nara, Japan and Umeda, Ōsaka, Japan?

You can take a train from Nara to Umeda via Tsuruhashi in around 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nara to Umeda via Osaka Itami Airport and Osaka Airport in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tsuruhashi to Osaka
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Nara to Osaka
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Nara City Hall to Osaka Itami Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Airport to Osaka Daiichi Hotel
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Nara to Umeda
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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