Directions from Osaka to Kitakyushu

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 33 min

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

$96 - $141

5 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka City Air Terminal to Kurashima
  2. Take the night bus from Kurashima to Kokura

$100

Drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Kitakyushu 339.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Fukuoka, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Fukuoka (FUK) ITM - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Kokura

$104 - $374

Fly to Oita, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Oita (OIT) ITM - OIT
  2. Take the train from Beppu to Kokura

$126 - $326

Fly to Kumamoto, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Osaka (ITM) to Kumamoto (KMJ) ITM - KMJ
  2. Take the train from Kumamoto to Kokura

$116 - $296

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

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Osaka to Kitakyushu every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Osaka to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Osaka to Oita
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Kokura
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kumamoto to Kokura
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Ryobi Express
Website
ryobi-holdings.jp
Bus from Osaka City Air Terminal to Kurashima
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp
Night bus from Kurashima to Kokura
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
ryobi-holdings.jp

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Osaka and Kitakyushu is 438 km. The road distance is 543 km.

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Kitakyushu is to drive which costs ¥6000 - ¥9500 and takes 6 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Osaka to Kitakyushu is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs ¥10000 - ¥16000.

No, there is no direct train from Osaka to Kitakyushu. However, there are services departing from Osaka and arriving at Kokura via Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Osaka to Kitakyushu. However, there are services departing from Osaka City Air Terminal and arriving at Kokura via Kurashima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Osaka to Kitakyushu, including transfers.