There are 3 ways to get from Osaka to Taiji by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Tennoji to Taiji Ltd Exp Kuroshio

$52 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, night train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Osaka to Tanabe
  2. Take the night train from Kiitanabe to Taiji Ltd Exp Kuroshio

$49 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Osaka to Taiji 140.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The distance between Osaka and Taiji is 129 km. The road distance is 225.1 km.

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The best way to get from Osaka to Taiji without a car is to train which takes 4 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Osaka to Taiji, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Osaka to Taiji is 225 km. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Osaka to Taiji.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Taiji. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Osaka to Taiji.
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

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

Japan Railways Limited Express operates a train from Osaka to Taiji 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Train from Tennoji to Taiji
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
Night train from Kiitanabe to Taiji
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
Bus operators
Meiko Bus
Bus from Osaka to Tanabe
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at

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