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There are 10 ways to get from Tokyo to JR Namba by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$109 - $146

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Night bus Willer Travel  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the night bus from Osaki Station, Tokyo to Nanba Station, Osaka

$42 - $67

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Bus  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal

$45

Night bus Nankai Bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Osaka Minato-Machi Bus Terminal

$80

Night bus Kintetsu Bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the night bus from Tokyo to Namba Station

$52

Drive  •  5h 18m

  1. Drive from Tokyo to JR Namba 317.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Itami  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Hamamatsucho
  2. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Itami (ITM) HND - ITM

$86 - $327

Fly Tokyo Haneda to Kobe, train  •  4h 21m

  1. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  2. Take the train from Kobe-Sannomiya(Hankyu) to Umeda(Hankyu)

$72 - $270

Train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka Itami  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  2. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka Itami (ITM) NRT - ITM

$127 - $463

Train to Ibaraki, fly to Kobe  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Tokyo to Ishioka
  2. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB

$118 - $288

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tokyo to JR Namba is to bus which costs ¥5000 and takes 9h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Tokyo to JR Namba is to train which costs ¥12000 - ¥17000 and takes 3h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit station and arriving at Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 17m.

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The distance between Tokyo and JR Namba is 404 km. The road distance is 508.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to JR Namba without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs ¥12000 - ¥17000.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Tokyo to JR Namba, including transfers.

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Tokyo to JR Namba bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit.

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The best way to get from Tokyo to JR Namba is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs ¥12000 - ¥17000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥5000 and takes 9h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Itami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Tokyo to JR Namba bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Tokyo to JR Namba.
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  • Distance: 252.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Tokyo, Japan and JR Namba, Japan?

Japan Railways Shinkansen operates a train from Tokyo to JR Namba every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 2h 33m. Alternatively, JR Bus Kanto operates a bus from Tokyo to JR Namba 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 9h 17m.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami via Sendai
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka Itami
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Ibaraki to Kobe
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
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 Tokyo to Hamamatsucho
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Tokyo to Ishioka
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Hankyu Railways
Website
hankyu.co.jp
Train from Kobe-Sannomiya(Hankyu) to Umeda(Hankyu)
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Minato-machi Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Nankai Bus
Website
nankaibus.jp
Night bus from Tokyo to Osaka Minato-Machi Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
nankaibus.jp
Kintetsu Bus
Phone
06-6618-5301
Website
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Night bus from Tokyo to Namba Station
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
kintetsu-bus.co.jp
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Osaki Station, Tokyo to Nanba Station, Osaka
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tokyo to JR Namba is 508 km. It takes approximately 5h 18m to drive from Tokyo to JR Namba.

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All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines offer flights from Tokyo Haneda Airport to Osaka Itami Airport.

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There are 3230+ hotels available in JR Namba. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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