There are 4 ways to get from Osaka to Kuwana by train, bus or car

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Train Japan Railways Shinkansen  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya Shinkansen Nozomi / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kuwana JR Kansai Local / ...

$50 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka to Kintetsu Yokkaichi

$28 - $29

2 alternative options

Train Kintetsu Limited Express  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Namba to Kuwana Kintetsu Ltd Exp

$30 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Kuwana 93.9 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Osaka-Namba and arriving at Kuwana. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Osaka and Kuwana is 116 km. The road distance is 150.3 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Kuwana without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Osaka to Kuwana, including transfers.

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Osaka to Kuwana train services, operated by Kintetsu Limited Express, depart from Osaka-Namba station.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Kuwana is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Osaka to Kuwana train services, operated by Kintetsu Limited Express, arrive at Kuwana station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka to Kuwana is 150 km. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Osaka to Kuwana.

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There are 198+ hotels available in Kuwana. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Kuwana.
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  • Distance: 72.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Osaka to Kuwana via Shin-Osaka and Nagoya in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, Mie Kotsu operates a bus from Osaka to Kuwana twice daily. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 2 h 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.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Kuwana
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka-Namba to Kuwana
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Mie Kotsu
Website
sanco.co.jp
Bus from Osaka to Kintetsu Yokkaichi
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
sanco.co.jp

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