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There are 8 ways to get from Shima to Saiki by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Osaka-Namba
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura
  3. Take the train from Kokura to Oita
  4. Take the train from Oita to Saiki

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Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Miyazaki, train

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Kintetsunagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Miyazaki (KMI)
  3. Take the train from Miyazaki Airport to Saiki

Train, bus, ferry

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Osaka-Namba
  2. Take the bus from JR Namba to Yawatahama-ko
  3. Take the ferry from 八幡浜港 to 臼杵港

Drive

  1. Drive from Shima to Saiki

Train to Osaka Itami, fly to Oita, bus

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Osaka-Namba
  2. Fly from Osaka Itami (ITM) to Oita (OIT)
  3. Take the bus from Oita Airport to Ote Mae

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Oita, bus

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Kintetsunagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Oita (OIT)
  3. Take the bus from Oita Airport to Ote Mae

Train to Nagoya Airfield, fly to Kumamoto, train

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Kintetsunagoya
  2. Fly from Nagoya Airfield (NKM) to Kumamoto (KMJ)
  3. Take the train from Higo Ōzu to Oita
  4. Take the train from Oita to Saiki

Train to Chūbu Centrair, fly to Kumamoto, train

  1. Take the train from Ugata to Kintetsunagoya
  2. Fly from Chūbu Centrair (NGO) to Kumamoto (KMJ)
  3. Take the train from Higo Ōzu to Oita
  4. Take the train from Oita to Saiki

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The most affordable way to get from Shima to Saiki is to drive, which costs ¥10000 - ¥15000 and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Shima to Saiki is to train and fly and bus which costs ¥31000 - ¥55000 and takes 8h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Shima to Saiki. However, there are services departing from Ugata and arriving at Saiki via Namba(Subway), Shin-Osaka, Kokura and Oita. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 57m.

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The distance between Shima and Saiki is 481 km. The road distance is 894.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shima to Saiki without a car is to train which takes 8h 57m and costs ¥19000 - ¥30000.

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It takes approximately 8h 57m to get from Shima to Saiki, including transfers.

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Shima to Saiki train services, operated by Kintetsu Limited Express, depart from Ugata station.

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The quickest flight from Osaka Itami Airport to Oita Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Shima to Saiki train services, operated by Japan Railways (JR), arrive at Saiki station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shima to Saiki is 895 km. It takes approximately 10h 27m to drive from Shima to Saiki.

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Map of how to get from Shima to Saiki.
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  • Distance: 480.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 57m

What companies run services between Shima, Mie-ken, Japan and Saiki, Japan?

You can take a train from Shima to Saiki via Osaka-Namba, Namba(Subway), Shin-Osaka, Shin-Osaka, Kokura, and Oita in around 8h 57m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥28000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥60000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥70000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Miyazaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥29000 - ¥65000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥29000 - ¥80000
Ibex Airlines
Website
ibexair.co.jp
Flights from Osaka Itami to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥29000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥27000 - ¥60000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Osaka Itami to Oita
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥31000
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Miyazaki via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥6000 - ¥75000
Fuji Dream
Website
fujidream.co.jp
Flights from Nagoya Airfield to Kumamoto
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥24000
Solaseed Air
Website
solaseedair.jp
Flights from Chūbu Centrair to Miyazaki
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥26000 - ¥60000
Train operators
Kintetsu Limited Express
Website
kintetsu.co.jp
Train from Ugata to Osaka-Namba
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥3600 - ¥4500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Ugata to Kintetsunagoya
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥3800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen

Japan’s famous bullet trains, operated by Japan Rail, are known for their comfort, punctuality and efficiency. They run at speeds of up to 320km/h and connect most of the country’s major cities. Most shinkansen trains offer two classes – Ordinary and Green Car – although some also offer Gran Class (comparable to first class). Seat reservations can be made on all trains for a small fee, although it’s not mandatory apart from on a handful of routes.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Kokura
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥16000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥11000 - ¥16000
Reserved seat
¥13000 - ¥16000
Green seat
¥17000 - ¥23000
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kokura to Oita
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥3400 - ¥5500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3400 - ¥4800
Reserved Seat
¥3600 - ¥5500
Green Seat
¥5000 - ¥7000
Train from Oita to Saiki
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥3000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥2000 - ¥2800
Reserved Seat
¥2100 - ¥3000
Green Seat
¥2700 - ¥3800
Train from Miyazaki Airport to Saiki
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥3800 - ¥6000
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3800 - ¥5500
Reserved Seat
¥4000 - ¥6000
Green Seat
¥5500 - ¥7500
Train from Higoozu to Oita
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥4800
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved Seat
¥3200 - ¥4600
Reserved Seat
¥3400 - ¥4800
Green Seat
¥4700 - ¥6500
Japan Railways (JR)

Japan Railways operates a large proportion of Japan's main intercity routes, including the high-speed Shinkansen (bullet train) service and commuter rail service. Covering 1665 stations across 7458km, Japan Railways carries an average of 17 million passengers per day. Trains are clean, comfortable and punctual. There are several rail passes on offer for customers, such as the extremely popular national JR Pass and regional Hokkaido Pass, JR Kyushu Pass and JR West Pass, among others.

Contact Details
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Oita to Saiki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥1500
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
JR Kyushu Railway Company
Website
jrkyushu.co.jp
Train from Higo Ōzu to Oita
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥3300
Schedules at
jrkyushu.co.jp
Ltd Exp
¥3300
Bus operators
JR Shikoku Bus
Website
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Bus from JR Namba to Yawatahama-ko
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥8400
Schedules at
jr-shikoku.co.jp
Oita Kotsu
Phone
097-534-7455
Website
oitakotsu.co.jp
Bus from Oita Airport to Ote Mae
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥2880
Schedules at
oitakotsu.co.jp
Ferry operators
Uwajima Ferry
Website
uwajimaunyu.co.jp
Ferry from 八幡浜港 to 臼杵港
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥4500
Schedules at
uwajimaunyu.co.jp
Second Class
¥2475
Car (3-4m long)
¥9695
First Class
¥4450
Car (4-5m long)
¥11744

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Ibex Airlines, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways offer flights from Osaka Itami Airport to Oita Airport.

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