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

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  1 h 3 min

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

$31 - $47

Cheapest option

Train Japan Railways (JR)  •  1 h 4 min

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

$13 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Himeji 56.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Himeji is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1600 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Himeji is to drive which costs ¥1000 - ¥1600 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Osaka and Himeji is 75 km. The road distance is 90.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Osaka to Himeji, including transfers.

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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.

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Osaka to Himeji hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 29 min.

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.

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Train from Osaka to Himeji
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at

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