There are 11 ways to get from Osaka to Chiba by train, bus, 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  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Chibaminato JR Keiyo Local / ...

$108 - $160

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Osaka WBT Umeda to Basuta Shinjuku
  2. Take the train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Chiba JR Chuo/Sobu Local Service / ...

$61 - $64

9 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Buster Shinjuku

$63 - $73

Night bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the night bus from Herbis Osaka to Chibachuo

$83

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Chiba 341 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Haneda  •  3 h 51 min

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

$89 - $328

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) UKB - HND

$80 - $276

Fly Osaka to Tokyo Narita  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Tokyo Narita (NRT) ITM - NRT

$107 - $440

Train, bus to Tokushima, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Maiko
  2. Take the bus from Kousoku Maiko to Kousoku Naruto
  3. Fly from Tokushima (TKS) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) TKS - HND

$189 - $516

Train to Nagoya, fly to Tokyo Haneda  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NGO) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) NGO - HND

$125 - $321

Train to Osaka Kobe, fly to Ibaraki, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
  2. Fly from Osaka Kobe (UKB) to Ibaraki (IBR) UKB - IBR
  3. Take the train from Ishioka to Tokyo
  4. Take the train from Tokyo to Chiba

$138 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Chiba is to night bus and train which costs ¥6700 - ¥7200 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Chiba is to train which costs ¥12000 - ¥18000 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Osaka and Chiba is 431 km. The road distance is 545.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Osaka to Chiba, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Herbis Osaka and arriving at Chibachuo. The journey takes approximately 10 h 19 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka to Chiba is 546 km. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Osaka to Chiba.

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Osaka to Chiba bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, depart from Jr-Namba station.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Chiba.
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  • Distance: 269.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Osaka to Chiba via Shin-Osaka and Tokyo in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Osaka to Chiba 5 times a day. Tickets cost $46 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
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
Flights from Tokushima to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Nagoya to Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
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
Flights from Osaka Kobe to Ibaraki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
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
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $65
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Chibaminato
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinjuku(Jr) to Chiba
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Maiko
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Chiba
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Osaka WBT Umeda to Basuta Shinjuku
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Keisei bus
Website
keiseibus.co.jp
Night bus from Herbis Osaka to Chibachuo
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$83
Schedules at
honyaku.j-server.com
Honshi Bus
Phone
088-664-6030
Website
honshi-bus.co.jp
Bus from Kousoku Maiko to Kousoku Naruto
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
honshi-bus.co.jp

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