There are 7 ways to get from Osaka to Beppu by train, bus, car ferry, night bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kokura to Beppu Ltd Exp Sonic

$126 - $181

Cheapest option

Fly to Oita  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Oita (OIT) ITM - OIT

$97 - $287

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Beppu Kitahama

$125 - $186

Car ferry  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Osaka Nanko Cosmo to Beppu

$102 - $172

Night bus, bus  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the night bus from Osaka Higashi-Umeda to Nobeoka IC
  2. Take the bus from Nobeoka IC to Beppu Kitahama

$127

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Beppu 398.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Fukuoka, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Fukuoka (FUK) ITM - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Beppu

$134 - $414

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Beppu is to drive which costs ¥7000 - ¥11000 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Beppu is to fly which takes 3 h 18 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥32000.

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The distance between Osaka and Beppu is 401 km. The road distance is 637 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Osaka to Beppu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Beppu. However, there are services departing from Osaka Higashi-Umeda and arriving at Beppu Kitahama via Nobeoka IC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Osaka, Japan and Beppu, Japan?

You can take a train from Osaka to Beppu via Shin-Osaka and Kokura in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, Japan Airlines, Ibex Airlines and All Nippon Airways fly from Osaka to Beppu every 4 hours.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kokura
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Beppu Kitahama
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
nishitetsu.jp
Miyazaki Kotsu
Website
miyakoh.co.jp
Night bus from Osaka Higashi-Umeda to Nobeoka IC
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$101
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp
Bus from Nobeoka IC to Beppu Kitahama
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
miyakoh.co.jp
Ferry operators
Ferry Sunflower
Website
ferry-sunflower.co.jp
Car ferry from Osaka Nanko Cosmo to Beppu
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
ferry-sunflower.co.jp
Tourist
$106
Tourist bed
$138
Standard
$166
Deluxe
$250

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