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There are 5 ways to get from Osaka to Awaji Island by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Wakayama Ltd Exp Kuroshio

$43 - $53

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Kansai Airport Jr Kansai Airport Rapid Service
  2. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Nisseki Iryo Center mae

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Hotel New Hankyu to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Nisseki Iryo Center mae

$25 - $28

Taxi  •  56m

  1. Take a taxi from Osaka to Minato 46.9 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  56m

  1. Drive from Osaka to Minato 46.9 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Awaji Island is to drive which costs ¥850 - ¥1300 and takes 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Awaji Island is to taxi which costs ¥24000 - ¥30000 and takes 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Awaji Island. However, there are services departing from Hotel New Hankyu and arriving at Nisseki Iryo Center mae via Kansai Airport Terminal 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Osaka and Awaji Island is 72 km. The road distance is 75.1 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Awaji Island without a car is to train which takes 2h 3m and costs ¥4800 - ¥6000.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Osaka to Awaji Island, including transfers.

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Osaka to Awaji Island bus services, operated by OKK Airport Bus, depart from Hotel New Hankyu station.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Awaji Island is to train which takes 2h 3m and costs ¥4800 - ¥6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥2800 - ¥3200 and takes 2h 47m.

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Osaka to Awaji Island bus services, operated by Wakayama Bus, arrive at Nisseki Iryo Center mae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka to Awaji Island is 75 km. It takes approximately 56m to drive from Osaka to Awaji Island.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Awaji Island.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Osaka, Japan and Awaji Island, Japan?

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Osaka to Minato hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $26 and the journey takes 1h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Osaka to Minato via Kansai Airport Terminal 1 in around 2h 47m.

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 Osaka to Kansai Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
OKK Airport Bus
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Hotel New Hankyu to Kansai Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Wakayama Bus
Phone
073-445-3131
Website
wakayamabus.co.jp
Bus from Kansai Airport Terminal 1 to Nisseki Iryo Center mae
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
kate.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Osaka to Minato
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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There are 32+ hotels available in Awaji Island. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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