Select from 4 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Fly from Osaka, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Izumo (IZO) ITM - IZO
  2. Take the train from Shinji to Izumoshi

$132 - $299

Cheapest option

Bus Chugoku JR Bus Company  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Sannomiya BT to Izumoshi

$52 - $53

4 alternative options

Train to Nagoya, fly  •  4 h 8 min

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

$167 - $424

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Okayama to Izumoshi Ltd Exp Yakumo

$87 - $117

Bus Ryobi Express  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka City Air Terminal to Okayama IC
  2. Take the bus from Okayama IC to Izumoshi

$68

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Izumo 204.4 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Osaka to Izumo via Shin-Osaka and Okayama in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, Chugoku JR Bus Company operates a bus from Osaka to Izumo twice daily. Tickets cost $47 and the journey takes 5 h 17 min.

Airlines
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Izumo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Nagoya to Izumo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya to Izumo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinji to Izumoshi
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Limited Express
Bus operators
Chugoku JR Bus Company
Website
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Bus from Sannomiya BT to Izumoshi
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
chugoku-jrbus.co.jp
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Osaka City Air Terminal to Okayama IC
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Okayama IC to Izumoshi
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Osaka and Izumo is 260 km. The road distance is 327 km.

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Izumo is to drive which costs ¥3800 - ¥6000 and takes 3 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Osaka to Izumo is to fly and train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs ¥14000 - ¥34000.

No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Izumo. However, there are services departing from Osaka City Air Terminal and arriving at Izumoshi via Okayama IC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Osaka to Izumo, including transfers.