There are 3 ways to get from Osaka to Himeji by train or car

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Recommended option

Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Himeji Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$28 - $42

Cheapest option

Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka to Himeji Hanshin/Sanyo Through Ltd Exp / ...

$13 - $18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Himeji 56.6 miles

$9 - $14

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Osaka to Himeji every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 34 min.

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Osaka to Himeji?

The distance between Osaka and Himeji is 75 km. The road distance is 91 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Osaka to Himeji?

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Himeji is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 1 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Osaka to Himeji?

The quickest way to get from Osaka to Himeji is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs ¥3000 - ¥4600.

Is there a direct train between Osaka and Himeji?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Osaka and arriving at Himeji. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Osaka to Himeji?

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Osaka to Himeji, including transfers.