There are 4 ways to get from Sakai to Kobe by train, subway, taxi 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

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Osaka Osaka Loop / ...
  2. Take the train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr) JR Special Rapid Service / ...

$6 - $13

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Umeda(Subway) Osaka Subway Midosuji
  2. Take the train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Hanakuma Hankyu Kobe Ltd Exp / ...

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sakai to Kobe 25.8 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Sakai to Kobe 25.8 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Sakai, Ōsaka, Japan and Kobe, Japan?

You can take a train from Sakai to Kobe via Shinimamiya and Osaka in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shinimamiya to Osaka
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Osaka to Sannomiya(Jr)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hanshin Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Umeda(Hanshin) to Motomachi(Hyogo)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Umeda(Hankyu) to Hanakuma
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sakai to Kobe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sakai to Kobe?

The distance between Sakai and Kobe is 29 km. The road distance is 41 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sakai to Kobe?

The cheapest way to get from Sakai to Kobe is to drive which costs ¥460 - ¥700 and takes 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sakai to Kobe?

The quickest way to get from Sakai to Kobe is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs ¥13000 - ¥17000.

Is there a direct train between Sakai and Kobe?

No, there is no direct train from Sakai to Kobe. However, there are services departing from Sakai and arriving at Sannomiya(Jr) via Shinimamiya and Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Sakai to Kobe?

It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Sakai to Kobe, including transfers.