From Yodoyabashi subway to Shin-Osaka, train to Okayama, then train to Kurashiki. 1 h 28 min ¥5670. From Osaka City Air Terminal bus to Kurashima. 3 h 45 min ¥3550. From Osaka drive to Kurashiki. 2 h 22 min ¥2795.
Bus or train from Osaka to Kurashiki?
Osaka Subway operates a train from Osaka to Kurashiki every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 9 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Ryobi Express operates a bus from Osaka to Kurashiki every 3 hours. Tickets cost $32 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.