There are 8 ways to get from Tsukuba to Osaka by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju Tsukuba Express Semi-Rapid / ...
  2. Take the train from Shinagawa to Shin-Osaka Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$113 - $166

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Bus  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
  2. Take the bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal

$55

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Train, night bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara Tsukuba Express Semi-Rapid / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Akihabara to Ōsaka

$80

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tsukuba to Osaka 356.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Ibaraki (IBR) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) IBR - UKB
  2. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka

$184 - $362

Train, subway to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Shin-Okachimachi
  2. Take the subway from Shin-Okachimachi to Daimon(Tokyo)
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka (ITM) HND - ITM

$93 - $334

Train, subway to Tokyo Haneda, fly to Osaka Kobe  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Shin-Okachimachi
  2. Take the subway from Shin-Okachimachi to Daimon(Tokyo)
  3. Fly from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Osaka Kobe (UKB) HND - UKB
  4. Take the train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka

$83 - $282

Train, train to Tokyo Narita, fly to Osaka  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Minami-Nagareyama
  2. Take the train from Higashi-Matsudo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
  3. Fly from Tokyo Narita (NRT) to Osaka (ITM) NRT - ITM

$115 - $452

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tsukuba to Osaka station. However, there are services departing from University of Tsukuba Hospital and arriving at Osaka Station Bus Terminal via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 26 min.

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The distance between Tsukuba and Osaka is 442 km. The road distance is 570.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tsukuba to Osaka without a car is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Tsukuba to Osaka, including transfers.

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Tsukuba to Osaka bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, depart from University of Tsukuba Hospital station.

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The best way to get from Tsukuba to Osaka is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Ibaraki Airport to Osaka Kobe Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Tsukuba to Osaka bus services, operated by JR Bus Kanto, arrive at Osaka Station Bus Terminal.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tsukuba to Osaka is 571 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Tsukuba to Osaka.

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Skymark Airlines offers flights from Ibaraki Airport to Osaka Kobe Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tsukuba to Osaka.
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  • Distance: 276.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Tsukuba, Japan and Osaka, Japan?

You can take a train from Tsukuba to Osaka via Kita-Senju, Shinagawa, and Shin-Osaka in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tsukuba to Osaka via Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit in around 11 h 26 min.

Airlines
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Tokyo Narita to Osaka via Matsuyama
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Skymark Airlines
Website
skymark.co.jp
Flights from Ibaraki to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka Kobe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Tsukuba Express
Website
mir.co.jp
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Kita-Senju
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Akihabara
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Shin-Okachimachi
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Kenkyu-Gakuen to Minami-Nagareyama
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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.

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Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Sannomiya(Jr) to Osaka
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Higashi-Matsudo to Narita Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Bus operators
JR Bus Kanto
Website
jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from University of Tsukuba Hospital to Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
time.jrbuskanto.co.jp.e.wn.hp.transer.com
Bus from Tokyo Station Yaesu Exit to Osaka Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
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 Akihabara to Ōsaka
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
willerexpress.com

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The best way to get from Tsukuba to Ibaraki Airport is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs .

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