There are 6 ways to get from Sakai to Osaka Castle by train, subway, tram, taxi, car or foot

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Train, subway  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Sakai to Shinimamiya
  2. Take the subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Nagahoribashi
  3. Take the subway from Nagahoribashi to Tamatsukuri

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Tram, train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the tram from Ōshōji to Shin-Imamiya-Ekimae Uemachi
  2. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Morinomiya Osaka Loop

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Shinimamiya to Morinomiya Osaka Loop

$4 - $14

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sakai to Osaka Castle 10.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Sakai to Osaka Castle 10.4 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Walk from Sakai to Osaka Castle 8.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Sakai to Osaka Castle is to drive which costs ¥190 - ¥290 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sakai to Osaka Castle is to taxi which costs ¥6000 - ¥7500 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sakai to Osaka Castle. However, there are services departing from Sakai and arriving at Morinomiya via Shinimamiya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between Sakai and Osaka Castle is 12 km. The road distance is 16.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sakai to Osaka Castle without a car is to train and subway which takes 31 min and costs ¥470 - ¥1700.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Sakai to Osaka Castle, including transfers.

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Sakai to Osaka Castle train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), depart from Shinimamiya station.

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Sakai to Osaka Castle train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Morinomiya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sakai to Osaka Castle is 17 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Sakai to Osaka Castle.

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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Sakai, Ōsaka, Japan and Osaka Castle, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Sakai to Osaka Castle every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Osaka Metro
Website
kotsu.city.osaka.lg.jp
Subway from Dobutsuen-Mae to Nagahoribashi
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Subway from Nagahoribashi to Tamatsukuri
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
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 Shinimamiya to Morinomiya
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankai Tramway
Phone
81666715170
Email
haninfo@hankai.co.jp
Website
hankai.co.jp
Tram from Ōshōji to Shin-Imamiya-Ekimae
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
hankai.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Sakai to Osaka Castle
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Tokyo MK Taxi
Phone
+81 50-3786-6001
Website
mktaxi-japan.com
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 120-5931-08
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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