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

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

Fly Osaka to Morioka  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Morioka (HNA) ITM - HNA

$149 - $837

Cheapest option

Fly Osaka to Sendai, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Sendai (SDJ) ITM - SDJ
  2. Take the train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Ichinoseki

$113 - $650

5 alternative options

Train to Nagoya, fly to Morioka  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya (NKM) to Morioka (HNA) NKM - HNA

$219 - $292

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Tokyo Shinkansen Nozomi
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Morioka Shinkansen Hayabusa / ...

$202 - $292

Bus, train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the train from Tokyo to Morioka Shinkansen Hayabusa / ...

$156 - $196

Night bus, bus  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Osaka to Yamagata Yamako Bldg
  2. Take the bus from Yamagata Yamako Bldg to Hirose dori Ichiban-cho
  3. Take the bus from Hirosedori to Morioka

$141 - $167

Drive  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Morioka 585 miles

$95 - $150

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

Japan Airlines flies from Osaka to Hanamaki 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Osaka to Morioka via Shin-Osaka and Tokyo in around 5 h 44 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Morioka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Osaka to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Morioka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Sendai
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Sendai(Miyagi/Jr) to Ichinoseki
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
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
Train from Tokyo to Morioka
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR East Group
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Osaka Station Bus Terminal to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Yamako Bus
Website
yamakobus.co.jp
Night bus from Osaka to Yamagata Yamako Bldg
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
Bus from Yamagata Yamako Bldg to Hirose dori Ichiban-cho
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
yamakobus.co.jp
JR Bus Tōhoku
Website
jrbustohoku.co.jp
Bus from Hirosedori to Morioka
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
jrbustohoku.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Osaka to Iwate?

The distance between Osaka and Iwate is 752 km. The road distance is 936 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Iwate is to drive which costs ¥10000 - ¥16000 and takes 11 h 25 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Osaka to Iwate is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs ¥16000 - ¥90000.

Is there a direct bus between Osaka and Iwate?

No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Iwate. However, there are services departing from Osaka and arriving at Morioka via Yamagata Yamako Bldg and Hirosedori. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 20 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Osaka to Iwate, including transfers.