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There are 6 ways to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from Shinsaibashi to Shin-Osaka
  2. Take the train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Kobe

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Train

  1. Take the train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Hanakuma

4 alternative options

Train via Daimotsu

  1. Take the train from Daimotsu to Motomachi(Hyogo)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport North Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Osaka Airport to Kobe Sannomiya Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe

Drive

  1. Drive from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe

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The cheapest way to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe is to train which costs ¥550 - ¥650 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe is to taxi which costs ¥13000 - ¥16000 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shinsaibashi (Station) station to Kobe station. However, there are services departing from Nanba Station, Osaka and arriving at Kobe Sannomiya Station via Osaka Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe. However, there are services departing from Shinsaibashi and arriving at Shin-Kobe via Shin-Osaka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 min.

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It is 29 km from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe. It is approximately 34 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe without a car is to subway and train which takes 32 min and costs ¥2400 - ¥4000.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe, including transfers.

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Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe bus services, operated by Osaka Airport Transport, depart from Nanba Station, Osaka.

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Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe train services, operated by Osaka Metro, depart from Shinsaibashi station.

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The best way to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe is to train which takes 47 min and costs ¥550 - ¥650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥1600 - ¥1900 and takes 1h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe.
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  • Distance: 29.1 km
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Shinsaibashi (Station), Japan and Kobe, Japan?

Hankyu Railways operates a train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Hanakuma every 15 minutes. Tickets cost ¥340 - ¥400 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe via Nanba Station, Osaka, Osaka Itami Airport North Terminal, and Osaka Airport in around 1h 41m.

Train operators
Osaka Metro
Website
osakametro.co.jp
Subway from Shinsaibashi to Shin-Osaka
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
¥230 - ¥260
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Osaka to Shin-Kobe
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥3700
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
¥2200 - ¥3100
Reserved seat
¥3000 - ¥3700
Green seat
¥3500 - ¥4700
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Osaka-Umeda(Hankyu) to Hanakuma
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥400
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hanshin Railways
Website
hanshin.co.jp
Train from Daimotsu to Motomachi(Hyogo)
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥390 - ¥550
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
Osaka Airport Transport
Website
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Nanba Station, Osaka to Osaka Itami Airport North Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥600 - ¥700
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Bus from Osaka Airport to Kobe Sannomiya Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥1200
Schedules at
okkbus.co.jp
Other operators
Taxi from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
¥13000 - ¥16000
Sakura Taxi
Phone
+81 6-6452-0055
Website
sakurataxi.co.jp
Osaka MK
Phone
+81 6-6452-4441
Website
mk-group.co.jp
Kokusai Kogyo
Phone
+81 570-03-5931
Website
kkg-osaka.jp

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Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe bus services, operated by Osaka Airport Transport, arrive at Kobe Sannomiya Station.

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Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Shin-Kobe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe is 34 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Shinsaibashi (Station) to Kobe.

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