How to get from Tennōji to Osaka Castle

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Recommended option

Train  •  13 min

  1. Osaka Loop

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. 3.6 miles

$22 - $28

Walk  •  56 min

  1. 2.9 miles

What companies run services between Tennōji, Japan and Osaka Castle, Japan?

Japan Railways (JR) operates a train from Tennōji to Osaka Castle every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Train from Tennoji to Morinomiya
Ave. Duration
9 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Tennōji to Osaka Castle
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Tokyo MK Taxi
+81 50-3786-6001
Kokusai Kogyo
+81 120-5931-08
Sakura Taxi
+81 6-6452-0055

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tennōji and Osaka Castle is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tennōji to Osaka Castle is to train which costs ¥100 - ¥150 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Tennōji to Osaka Castle is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs ¥2500 - ¥3100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tennoji and arriving at Morinomiya. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

The train from Tennoji to Morinomiya takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.