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There are 7 ways to get from Osaka to Okinawa by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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 from Osaka Itami, line 77 bus  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Okinawa (OKA) ITM - OKA
  2. Take the line 77 bus from Naha bus terminal to Goya

Cheapest option

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Okinawa (OKA) NGO - OKA

$99 - $418

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Fly from Kobe, line 77 bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Kobe (UKB) to Okinawa (OKA) UKB - OKA
  2. Take the line 77 bus from Naha bus terminal to Goya

Train to Okayama, fly  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama
  2. Fly from Okayama (OKJ) to Okinawa (OKA) OKJ - OKA

$267 - $1,177

Train, car ferry, bus  •  31h 40m

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima-Chuo
  2. Take the car ferry from Kagoshima to Motobu
  3. Take the bus from Motobu ko to Ikento

$302 - $360

Train, bus, car ferry  •  34h 40m

  1. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
  2. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima Honkou
  3. Take the car ferry from Kagoshima to Motobu
  4. Take the bus from Motobu ko to Ikento

$285 - $362

Drive, car ferry  •  33h 57m

  1. Drive from Osaka to Kagoshima
  2. Take the car ferry from Kagoshima to Motobu

$229 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Osaka to Okinawa is to train and fly which costs ¥11000 - ¥48000 and takes 6h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Osaka to Okinawa is to train and fly which costs ¥30000 - ¥140000 and takes 6h 34m.

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The distance between Osaka and Okinawa is 1186 km.

The best way to get from Osaka to Okinawa without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 31h 40m and costs ¥34000 - ¥41000.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Osaka to Okinawa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Itami Airport to Okinawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Itami Airport to Okinawa Airport.

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There are 789+ hotels available in Okinawa. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs ¥210 - ¥240.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Okinawa.
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  • Distance: 741 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

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

There is no direct connection from Osaka to Okinawa. However, you can take the train to Hotarugaike, take the walk to Osaka Itami airport, fly to Okinawa, take the walk to Naha Airport Station, take the Monorail to Asahibashi, take the walk to Naha bus terminal, then take the line 77 bus to Okinawa. Alternatively, you can take the train to Kobe-Sannomiya(Hankyu), take the walk to Sannomiya(Port Liner), take the train to Kobe Airport, take the walk to Kobe airport, fly to Okinawa, take the walk to Naha Airport Station, take the Monorail to Asahibashi, take the walk to Naha bus terminal, then take the line 77 bus to Okinawa.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Niigata
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Kobe to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Kobe to Okinawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $750
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Okayama to Okinawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Osaka Itami to Okinawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,100
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Okayama to Okinawa via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Kobe to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa via Kagoshima
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Kobe to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Japan Transocean Air
Website
jal.co.jp
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Okayama to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
JetStar Japan
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Okinawa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$45 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$65 - $90
Train from Shin-Osaka to Okayama
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$40 - $60
Reserved seat
$50 - $65
Green seat
$60 - $85
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kagoshima-Chuo
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$160 - $210
Reserved seat
$170 - $210
Green seat
$220 - $300
Train from Shin-Osaka to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $160
Green seat
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Okinawa Bus
Phone
098-862-6737
Website
okinawabus.com
Bus from Naha bus terminal to Goya
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
okinawabus.com
Yanbaru Express
Phone
0980-56-5760
Website
yanbaru-expressbus.com
Bus from Motobu ko to Ikento
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
yanbaru-expressbus.com
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Kagoshima Honkou
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
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Ferry operators
Marix Line
Website
marixline.com
Car ferry from Kagoshima to Motobu
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$132
Schedules at
marixline.com
A Line
Website
aline-ferry.com
Car ferry from Kagoshima to Motobu
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$133
Schedules at
aline-ferry.com

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